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certainty
American English: /ˈsərtnti/
British English: /ˈsəːt(ə)nti/

Translation of certainty in Spanish:

noun plural -ties

  • 1.1 uncountable and countable (belief, conviction) we can say with certainty that …
    podemos decir con certeza or con seguridad que …
    Example sentences
    • This certainty that failure is the only outcome has been most pronounced among Labour politicians.
    • He says this with such certainty that one might conclude he was a painter of solutions, that his art was one of formulas and rousing public appeals.
    • However, we shall need to wait for a longer time series to conclude with certainty that the Canadian urban system is indeed heading to a new equilibrium.
    1.2 countable (certain event) See examples: there are few certainties in this life
    hay pocas cosas seguras en esta vida
    defeat is now a certainty
    la derrota es algo seguro or es cosa segura

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    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.