as supposed or expected;
"sure enough, he asked her for money again"
definitely or positively (`sure' is sometimes used informally for `surely');
"the results are surely encouraging"
"she certainly is a hard worker"
"it's going to be a good day for sure"
"they are coming, for certain"
"they thought he had been killed sure enough"
"he'll win sure as shooting"
"they sure smell good"
"sure he'll come"
- You are old enough to be more reasonable.
- To be sure, that is a wonderful story!
- That would be a sure recipe for a future slowdown.
- For sure, I want to go to the picnic.