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From Middle French certitude, from Late Latin certitūdō, from Latin certus.

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certitude (countable and uncountable, plural certitudes)

  1. (uncountable) Sureness, certainty.
    I have absolute certitude about that.
  2. (countable) Something that is a certainty.
    Taxes are obviously certitudes.

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French certitude, borrowed from Late Latin certitūdō, from Latin certus (sure) + suffix -tudo for noun of state, evolved in -tude in contemporary French.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sɛʁ.ti.tyd/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: certitudes
  • Hyphenation: cer‧ti‧tude

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certitude f (plural certitudes)

  1. certitude

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin certitūdō, from Latin certus (sure).

NounEdit

certitude f (plural certitudes)

  1. certainty (quality of being certain)

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