Where do we use sure?
When you are 100% certain or when someone questions if you are right, you use this form of “sure” : “Sure.” “I’m sure.” “Sure, sure.” “Suurree…” When you want to agree or say “yes” you use this form of “sure” : “Sure.” “I’m sure.” “Sure, sure.” “Suurree…”.
How do you reply to sure?
Sure it is sometimes combined with other responses such as:Sure, no problem.Sure, don’t mention it.Sure, my pleasure.
Does sure mean yes?
Sure is used as “yes,” though it never means “yes.” Sure is a thumbs up to your face, and a jerkoff motion behind your back.
Does sure mean okay?
In other words, sure signals consent, while yes and no signal literal agreement or disagreement. Sure is an informal expression meaning “Certainly,” which is more formal.
Can I reply thank you with sure?
while “you’re welcome” is the standard response for ‘thank you’, you can also say, “my pleasure” or “don’t mention it” or “no problem” or just what you’ve mentioned – “sure”.
Is sure better than yes?
“Sure” is a more definite answer than “yes.” It displays a higher level of confidence. In everyday speech, the two words are used interchangeably.
Is sure a rude response?
If asked a question that would warrant a “yes “ or “no” answer saying sure could be seen as being rude. Usually it means the person didn’t understand the question and instead of asking for clarity or for the question to be repeated they would say “sure”. … Sure… not rude, but annoying.
What does it mean when you say sure?
: not having any doubt about something : convinced or certain. : not allowing any doubt or possibility of failure. —used to say that something will definitely happen or that someone will definitely do something —usually followed by to + verb. sure. adverb.
What does sure mean from a guy?
Yeah, okaySure means “Yeah, okay.” or “I guess so, nothing else going on” etc. It basically means they may not be thrilled to do what you invited them for, but they’re going along with it. It doesn’t always mean that they hate you or hate the activity.
What can I say instead of sure?
Synonyms for sure. all right, alright, assuredly, certainly, clearly, definitely, doubtless, easily, forsooth, hands down, inarguably, … Words Related to sure. conceivably, likely, perhaps, possibly, probably. obviously, unmistakably.Phrases Synonymous with sure. by all means, by all odds, damn well, for certain, for sure.
Is sure formal?
Finally, while this usage of sure is informal, it’s common enough that I’d feel comfortable using it all but the most formal scenarios, with the caveat that in situations like your first example, I’d probably make it Sure, thanks since I’m being offered something.