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doubt·less

 (dout′lĭs)
adv.
1. Certainly: The wind was doubtless a factor.
2. Presumably; probably: as you doubtless already know.
adj.
Certain; assured.

doubt′less·ly adv.
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doubtless

(ˈdaʊtlɪs)
adv (sentence substitute or sentence modifier)
1. certainly
2. probably
adj
certain; assured
ˈdoubtlessness n
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doubt•less

(ˈdaʊt lɪs)

adv. Also, doubt′less•ly.
1. without doubt; certainly.
2. probably; presumably.
adj.
3. certain; sure.
[1300–50]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.doubtless - without doubt; certainly; "it's undoubtedly very beautiful"
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doubtless

adverb probably, presumably, most likely She took off her shoes, doubtless because her feet hurt.
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doubtless

adverb
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Translations
دونَ شَك، بلا رَيْب
bezpochyby
utvivlsomt
vafalaust, áreiîanlega; sennilega
nedvomno

doubtless

[ˈdaʊtlɪs] ADVsin duda, seguramente
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doubtless

[ˈdaʊtləs] adv (= very likely) → sans doute, certainement
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doubtless

advsicherlich; this is doubtless truedas stimmt sicherlich
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doubtless

[ˈdaʊtlɪs] advsenza dubbio, indubbiamente
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doubt

(daut) verb
1. to feel uncertain about, but inclined not to believe. I doubt if he'll come now; He might have a screwdriver, but I doubt it.
2. not to be sure of the reliability of. Sometimes I doubt your intelligence!
noun
a feeling of not being sure and sometimes of being suspicious. There is some doubt as to what happened; I have doubts about that place.
ˈdoubtful adjective
1. feeling doubt; uncertain what to think, expect etc. He is doubtful about the future of the school.
2. able to be doubted; not clear. The outcome is doubtful; a doubtful result.
3. uncertain but rather unlikely, unhopeful etc. It is doubtful whether this will work; a doubtful improvement.
4. suspicious. He's rather a doubtful character.
ˈdoubtfully adverb
ˈdoubtfulness noun
ˈdoubtless adverb
probably. John has doubtless told you about me.
beyond doubt
certain(ly). Beyond doubt, they will arrive tomorrow; His honesty is beyond doubt.
in doubt
uncertain. The result of the dispute is still in doubt.
no doubt
surely; probably. No doubt you would like to see your bedroom; He will come back again tomorrow, no doubt.
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References in classic literature ?
It was Sir Edward, who informed by Augusta of her Brother's marriage, came doubtless to reproach him for having dared to unite himself to me without his Knowledge.
It would, doubtless, fare none too well for the man who had permitted the arch enemy of them all aboard the ship in the watches of the night, where later he might set an infernal machine to blow them all to kingdom come.
I do not know what was done regarding his property--the correct legal thing, doubtless. The house was standing, still vacant and conspicuously unfit, when I last heard of it, some twenty years afterward.
"For," he said, "if you will bring me drink, I will find means to provide myself with meat." "Yes," said the Sheep, "if I should bring you the draught, you would doubtless make me provide the meat also."
"Doubtless," said the Philosopher to himself, as he walked away, "the wisdom of fools is no deeper nor truer than ours, but they really do seem to have a more impressive way of imparting it."
X in our alphabet being a needless letter has an added invincibility to the attacks of the spelling reformers, and like them, will doubtless last as long as the language.
It must increase your strength, riches, and trade; and by this union the whole island, being joined in affection and free from all apprehensions of different interest, will be ENABLED TO RESIST ALL ITS ENEMIES." "We most earnestly recommend to you calmness and unanimity in this great and weighty affair, that the union may be brought to a happy conclusion, being the only EFFECTUAL way to secure our present and future happiness, and disappoint the designs of our and your enemies, who will doubtless, on this occasion, USE THEIR UTMOST ENDEAVORS TO PREVENT OR DELAY THIS UNION."
Doubtless the impressing personality has to be the right kind of personality as the perceiving eyes have to be the right kind of eyes--mine, for example."
"He intended returning some hours after me, and doubtless he is now at home." They ordered the driver to take them to No.
"You will doubtless appreciate the fact," he said, "that my position, today, is a somewhat peculiar one.
As you yourself, superior to all Flatland forms, combine many Circles in One, so doubtless there is One above you who combines many Spheres in One Supreme Existence, surpassing even the Solids of Spaceland.
He was restrained by the threats of the two gentlemen and by the presence of their attendants, who doubtless had received their instructions.