unequivocal

  • 1 Unequivocal — Un e*quiv o*cal, a. Not equivocal; not doubtful; not ambiguous; evident; sincere; plain; as, unequivocal evidence; unequivocal words. {Un e*quiv o*cal*ly}, adv. {Un e*quiv o*cal*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 unequivocal — I adjective absolute, categorical, certain, clear, clear cut, decided, defined, definite, downright, evident, explicit, forthright, inappealable, incontestable, incontrovertible, indisputable, indubitable, irrefragable, irrefutable, outright,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 unequivocal — 1784, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + EQUIVOCAL (Cf. equivocal) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 unequivocal — [adj] definite, positive absolute, apparent, categorical, certain, clear, clear cut, decided, decisive, direct, distinct, downright, evident, explicit, flat out*, incontestable, incontrovertible, indisputable, indubitable, manifest, no catch*, no …

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  • 5 unequivocal — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ leaving no doubt; unambiguous. DERIVATIVES unequivocally adverb …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 unequivocal — [un΄ē kwiv′ə kəl] adj. not equivocal; not ambiguous; plain; clear unequivocally adv …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 unequivocal — unequivocally, adv. unequivocalness, n. /un i kwiv euh keuhl/, adj. 1. not equivocal; unambiguous; clear; having only one possible meaning or interpretation: an unequivocal indication of assent; unequivocal proof. 2. absolute; unqualified; not… …

    Universalium

  • 8 unequivocal — [[t]ʌ̱nɪkwɪ̱vək(ə)l[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you describe someone s attitude as unequivocal, you mean that it is completely clear and very firm. [FORMAL] ...Richardson s unequivocal commitment to fair play... Yesterday, the message to him was… …

    English dictionary

  • 9 unequivocal — adjective /ˌʌn.ɪˈkwɪv.ə.kl/ a) Unambiguous; without equivocation or ambiguity; singularly clear, unmistakable, or unquestionable I want you to give me an unequivocal guarantee on that. b) Without …

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  • 10 unequivocal — adjective Date: 1784 1. leaving no doubt ; clear, unambiguous 2. unquestionable < production of unequivocal masterpieces Carole Cook > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 11 unequivocal — See ambiguous. See ambiguous, equivocal, unequivocal …

    Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • 12 unequivocal — adj. Unequivocal is used with these nouns: ↑evidence …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 13 unequivocal — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. unmistakable, unqualified; clear, definite, yes or no, black and white. See certainty. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. straightforward, clear, unambiguous, explicit; see definite 1 . III (Roget s 3… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 14 unequivocal — un|e|quiv|o|cal [ˌʌnıˈkwıvəkəl] adj formal completely clear and without any possibility of doubt ▪ His answer was an unequivocal No. >unequivocally [ kli] adv …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 unequivocal — un|e|quiv|o|cal [ ,ʌnı kwıvəkl ] adjective FORMAL clear, definite, and without doubt: their unequivocal commitment to public education ╾ un|e|quiv|o|cal|ly [ ,ʌnı kwıvəkli ] adverb …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 unequivocal — adjective formal completely clear and without any possibility of doubt: His answer was an unequivocal “No”. unequivocally / kli/ adverb …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 unequivocal — adjective the report s advice was unequivocal Syn: unambiguous, unmistakable, indisputable, incontrovertible, indubitable, undeniable; clear, clear cut, plain, plain spoken, explicit, specific, categorical, straightforward, blunt, candid,… …

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  • 18 unequivocal — UK [ˌʌnɪˈkwɪvək(ə)l] / US adjective formal clear, definite, and without doubt their unequivocal commitment to public education Derived word: unequivocally UK [ˌʌnɪˈkwɪvəklɪ] / US adverb She answered unequivocally …

    English dictionary

  • 19 unequivocal — /ʌniˈkwɪvəkəl / (say unee kwivuhkuhl), / əˈkwɪv / (say uh kwiv ) adjective not equivocal; not ambiguous; clear; plain: an unequivocal reply. –unequivocally, adverb –unequivocalness, noun …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 unequivocal — Synonyms and related words: absolute, admitting no exception, all out, apodictic, apparent, arrant, artless, bluff, blunt, bound, broad, brusque, candid, categorical, certain, classical, clean cut, clear, clear and distinct, clear as crystal,… …

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