absolute

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absolute is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
about - absolute - accept

Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ˈæbsəˌluːt/, /ˌæbsəˈluːt/
  • SAMPA: /"{bs@%lu:t/, /%{bs@"lu:t/
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  • Hyphenation: ab‧so‧lute

Noun[change]

Singular
absolute

Plural
absolutes

  1. (countable) An absolute is something that will always exist.
    • Synonym: none
    Death is considered to be an absolute.

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Adjective[change]

Positive
absolute

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. If something is absolute, it is complete or total.
    The light went out and he was in absolute darkness.

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