certain (s):
exercising or taking care great enough to bring assurance
be certain to disconnect the iron when you are through.
be sure to lock the doors
certain (a):
established beyond doubt or question; definitely known
what is certain is that every effect must have a cause.
it is certain that they were on the bus.
his fate is certain.
the date for the invasion is certain
certain (a):
having or feeling no doubt or uncertainty; confident and assured
felt certain of success.
was sure (or certain) she had seen it.
was very sure in his beliefs.
sure of her friends

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certain (a):
certain to occur; destined or inevitable
he was certain to fail.
his fate is certain.
In this life nothing is certain but death and taxes.
he faced certain death.
sudden but sure regret.
he is sure to win
certain (s):
definite but not specified or identified
set aside a certain sum each week.
to a certain degree.
certain breeds do not make good pets.
certain members have not paid their dues.
a certain popular teacher.
a certain Mrs. Jones
certain (s):
reliable in operation or effect
a quick and certain remedy.
a sure way to distinguish the two.
wood dust is a sure sign of termites
certain (a):
established irrevocably
his fate is sealed
Related Word: sealed
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A drowning man will catch at a straw

Denize düşen yılana sarılır.
One grabs at the slightest chance when all hope is slipping away.

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