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The way they've been treated is an absolute disgrace.
I have absolute confidence in her.
You're talking absolute nonsense.
£9,000 is the absolute maximum we can spend.
Health spending has increased in absolute terms, but not as a proportion of national income.
Do you believe in absolute moral values?
an absolute monarchy
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a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used
to put on clothes that make you look like someone else, for fun
a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …
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Definition of absolute from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.