no doubt

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adv no doubt admittedly "to be sure, he is no Einstein"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • No doubt undoubtedly; without doubt.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • No doubt surely
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Quotations

  • Arthur Schopenhauer
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    “There is no doubt that life is given us, not to be enjoyed, but to be overcome --to be got over.”
  • Marie Leneru
    Marie Leneru
    “To succeed is nothing -- it's an accident. But to feel no doubts about oneself is something very different: it is character.”
  • Walt Whitman
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    “I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.”
  • Johann Friedrich Von Schiller
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    “No doubt the artist is the child of his time; but woe to him if he is also its disciple, or even its favorite.”
  • Alexander Pope
    Alexander%20Pope
    “We think our fathers fools, so wise we grow. Our wiser sons, no doubt will think us so.”
  • William M. Thackeray
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    “It is best to love wisely, no doubt: but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.”

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. , compounded of ne, not, and á ever; nay, the neg. of aye, is Scand.

Usage

In literature:

There's no doubt of that.
"Masters of the Wheat-Lands" by Harold Bindloss
There is no doubt of that; no doubt at all of that.
"The Bertrams" by Anthony Trollope
Clifton would work up her turn, no doubt.
"The Bill-Toppers" by Andre Castaigne
It was from them, no doubt, that we chiefly expected that sympathy which, however, we did not receive.
"The Fixed Period" by Anthony Trollope
No doubt comets are not round, but then a comet seems to be in no sense a solid body.
"The Story of the Heavens" by Robert Stawell Ball
No doubt there were some abuses.
"Sentimental Education, Volume II" by Gustave Flaubert
There's no doubt of that.
"Hawtrey's Deputy" by Harold Bindloss
Of that, there could be no doubt.
"Hushed Up" by William Le Queux
She is a taking young lady, there is no doubt of it.
"Somehow Good" by William de Morgan
And I have lived long in silence and routine as no doubt you yourself also.
"Hurricane Island" by H. B. Marriott Watson
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In poetry:

"It falleth not for mine order," said our king;
"Robin, by thy leave,
For to smite no good yeom-an,
For doubt I should him grieve."
"Robin Hood" by Henry Morley
Questions and doubts be heard no more,
Let Christ and joy be all our theme;
His Spirit seals his gospel sure,
To every soul that trusts in him.
"Hymn 4 part 2" by Isaac Watts
No wail was in his voice,--none heard,
When treason's storm-cloud blackest grew,
The weakness of a doubtful word;
His duty, and the end, he knew.
"Sumner" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Then loud laugh’d fair Queen Gloriant,
As she look’d on Sivard full:
“Thou wert, no doubt, in great, great need,
When thou such flowers didst pull.”
"The Tournament (From The Old Danish)" by George Borrow
Or has thy gentle, trusting breast,
Believed the smile that Friendship wore ;
Oh ! hast thou lull'd each doubt to rest,
Till Reason bade thee doubt no more.
""Fair Lady, why that sadden'd eye"" by Laura Sophia Temple
In Syracuse, rock left bare by the viciousness of Greek
women.
No doubt you have forgotten the pomegranate-trees in
flower,
Oh so red, and such a lot of them.
"PomegranateYOU tell me I am wrong." by D H Lawrence

In news:

It is no doubt something I should know.
I have no doubt that this vending machine would be used heavily after bar close.
Regardless, there's no doubt that nuptials kick into high gear this time of year.
Turkish President Abdullah Gul has said "whatever is necessary will no doubt be done," after Syria shot down one of Turkey's military jets.
Allyson Felix left no doubts this time.
There is no doubt that there are benefits to be gained from using open source code.
No doubt about it, the baking industry is taking a turn for the healthful.
There's no doubt Toyota's hatchback will appeal to the legions of Corolla fans.
It all seemed like too much to take at the time but, when Lotus unveiled its plans for a six-model line-up at the Paris Motor Show just two years ago, there was no doubting its sincerity.
Y ou've no doubt heard of NBC's new series, The Book of Daniel by now.
The Yankees will be winning, no doubt, and Mets fans will be in therapy.
The WSJ said that shifts to such networks won't necessarily happen overnight but there's no doubt that narrow networks are getting a lot more attention today compared with prior years.
Pauls Valley, Oklahoma — There's no doubting the power a film about overcoming the impossible has on audiences.
No Doubt blacked out studio for night owl Gwen Stefani.
If you happen to be a member of a Condo Board of Directors, you are no doubt the recipient of frequent and wide-ranging questions from members of your association.
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In science:

In conclusion, although some questions remain open, I see no reason to doubt that true randomness is compatible with realism.
Is realism compatible with true randomness ?
There is no doubt that these are also rotating neutron stars.
The Appearance of a Radio-Pulsar Magnetosphere from a Vacuum with a Strong Magnetic Field. Accumulation of Particles
It is, therefore, no wonder that people have repeatedly expressed doubts regarding the realism of the rational agent approach [13, 14].
Fundamental and Real-World Challenges in Economics
Such a study has not been done yet, but we have no doubt that the outcome would be positive.
Exact results for two-color QCD at low and high density
We have no doubt that Panneton proposed the implementation as an “inline” random generator where one random number is requested for every call.
Using graphics processing units to generate random numbers
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