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certainty meaning

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  • Certainty is perfect knowledge that has total security from error, or the mental state of being without doubt.
  • Objectively defined, certainty is total continuity and validity of all foundational inquiry, to the highest degree of precision. Something is certain only if no skepticism can occur.
  • It is widely held that certainty about the real world is a failed historical enterprise (that is, beyond deductive truths, tautology, etc.). This is in large part due to the power of David Hume's problem of induction.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en certainly
      2. en certainity
      3. fr certains
      4. fr certaine
      5. en sartainty
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      Grammatically, this word "certainty" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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