Learner's definition of ABSOLUTELY
1 : in an absolute way: such as a : completely or totally
— often used to make a statement more forceful
He is absolutely certain who will win.
Let me make one thing absolutely clear.
Keep absolutely quiet during the movie.
b : with unlimited power
We had an absolutely wonderful time.
I absolutely love the car.
His fans have gone absolutely crazy over his latest CD.
That restaurant serves absolutely the best food I've ever eaten.
2 — used in speech as a forceful way of saying “yes” or of expressing agreement
◊ Absolutely not is used in speech as a forceful way of saying “no” or of expressing disagreement.