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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Certain to produce a usually specified or desired result : proved by experience to be reliable.

Usage examples (37)
  • Adjective : a surefire moneymaking scheme
  • The way the Democrats see it, it is worth all of the effort to lock in surefire voters like Grimsley as early as possible.
  • Future Zombies (defined as surefire zombies before their current contract expires):
  • Needless to say, poor Ollie's book possesses none of these "surefire" tips. for more
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