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That is surely the stupidest thing I have ever done.
Surely you realized we were in when you saw the lights on?
Surely she didn't mean it – it was just a thoughtless remark.
"Can you help me carry this box?" "Why, surely."
He's getting married? Surely you can't be serious!
"Will there be any time left at the end for asking questions?" "Surely not."
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English version of definition of surely
a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team
satirical writing or art uses humour to criticize people or things and make them seem silly
a response to a scathing comment or unpleasant situation
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American definition of surely from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.