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Definitions and Synonyms of sure as shooting | Another word for sure as shooting | What is sure as shooting?

Definition 1: definitely or positively (`sure' is sometimes used informally for `surely') - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where sure as shooting or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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

Synonyms for sure as shooting in the sense of this definition

(sure as shooting is used in the usage domain ...) a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech

Definition 2: absolutely certain - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where sure as shooting or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • it is sure as shooting that they will come

(sure as shooting is similar to ...) established beyond doubt or question; definitely known

"what is certain is that every effect must have a cause" "it is certain that they were on the bus" "his fate is certain" "the date for the invasion is certain"

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