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To be certain

be clear that

adjective

to feel confident and determined about a belief or decision

know

verb

to feel certain about something

believe in

to feel confident that a person or organization is good or reliable

know your own mind

to be certain about what you like and what you want

swear to

to be completely certain of something

depend on

if you can depend on someone to do something, you are sure that they will do it

feel/know something in your bones

to feel certain about something, although you cannot explain or prove it

bet the farm

to be certain that something will happen or bring you success, especially when this makes you spend all your money on it

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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clapped-out

old and in bad condition, or no longer effective

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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