Meaning of ABSOLUTELY in English
Frequency: The word is one of the 1500 most common words in English.
Absolutely means totally and completely.
Jill is ~ right...
I ~ refuse to get married...
There is ~ no difference!
ADV: usu ADV adj/adv, also ADV with v emphasis
Some people say ~ as an emphatic way of saying yes or of agreeing with someone. They say ~ not as an emphatic way of saying no or of disagreeing with someone.
‘It’s worrying, isn’t it?’—‘Absolutely.’...
ADV: ADV as reply emphasis
Collins COBUILD. Толковый словарь английского языка для изучающих язык Коллинз COBUILD (международная база данных языков Бирмингемского университета) . 2012