beyond a shadow of a doubt


beyond a shadow of a doubt
adverb
in a manner or to a degree that could not be doubted
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it was immediately and indubitably apparent that I had interrupted a scene of lovers

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his guilt was established beyond a shadow of a doubt

Derived from adjective: ↑indubitable (for: ↑indubitably)

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beyond/without/a shadow of a doubt phrase
used for saying that you are completely certain of something

I knew beyond a shadow of a doubt that something bad had happened.

Thesaurus: ways of saying you are suresynonym
Main entry: shadow

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • beyond a shadow of a doubt — beyond/without a shadow of a doubt if something is true beyond a shadow of a doubt, there is no doubt that it is true. This is without a shadow of a doubt the best film I have seen all year …   New idioms dictionary

  • beyond a shadow of a doubt — If something s beyond a shadow of a doubt, then absolutely no doubts remain about it …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • beyond a shadow of a doubt — index clear (certain), incontrovertible Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • beyond the shadow of a doubt — {adv. phr.}, {formal and legal} Absolutely certain, totally convincing. * /Fred burglarized Mrs. Brown s apartment, beyond the shadow of a doubt./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • beyond the shadow of a doubt — {adv. phr.}, {formal and legal} Absolutely certain, totally convincing. * /Fred burglarized Mrs. Brown s apartment, beyond the shadow of a doubt./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • beyond\ the\ shadow\ of\ a\ doubt — adv. phr. formal and legal Absolutely certain, totally convincing. Fred burglarized Mrs. Brown s apartment, beyond the shadow of a doubt …   Словарь американских идиом

  • beyond a shadow of a doubt —    If something s beyond a shadow of a doubt, then absolutely no doubts remain about it.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • beyond the shadow of a doubt — so that it is obviously true. Letters in her father s own handwriting would prove his guilt beyond a shadow of a doubt …   New idioms dictionary

  • Beyond a shadow of a doubt —   If something s beyond a shadow of a doubt, then absolutely no doubts remain about it …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • beyond the shadow of a doubt —    This expression is used to indicate absolute certainty about something.     There wasn t a shadow of doubt in our minds about Susan s sincerity …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions


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