decidedly

decidedly de∙cided∙ly adv. 1. (used with an adjective or adverb 与形容词或副词连用) definitely and in an obvious way • 确实;肯定;显然:
»Amy was looking decidedly worried.
埃米看上去显然是忧心忡忡。
2. (BrE) in a way that shows that you are sure and determined about sth • 果断地;坚决地;坚定地:
»ˈI wonˈt go,ˈ she said decidedly.
"我不去。"她果断地说。
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[di'saididli]
adv. 果斷地, 斷然地

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