Definition of surely
English to English
- definitely or positively (`sure' is sometimes used informally for `surely')
The results are surely encouraging.
She certainly is a hard worker.
It's going to be a good day for sure.
They are coming, for certain.
They thought he had been killed sure enough.
He'll win sure as shooting.
They sure smell good.
Sure he'll come.
source: WordNet 3.0
- In a sure or certain manner; certainly; infallibly; undoubtedly; assuredly.
source: Webster 1913
surely, surly, squarely, squirely, securely, sorely, sourly, saurel, surlily, secrely, surreal, sural, sorel, squirrel, sorrel, squirrel away, sheerly, shrilly, schorly, shirley