Expressions used in Everyday Spoken English in Social and Professional contexts

without a shadow of a doubt

without a shadow of a doubt
Meaning(s)
1) beyond doubt or question, known to be true
  • How to MemorizePopularity HighProfessional HighSocial
    • I know/I believe...without a shadow of a doubt
  • Analysis
    If you say that something is without a shadow of a doubt you mean that there is no doubt and that you are completely sure or certain of something. You can also say 'beyond a shadow of a doubt'. Similar in meaning to 'no doubt at all'. This is an informal phrase that you will find in social and professional contexts.
  • Social Examples (Advance)
    1. I saw it happening, so I know without a shadow of a doubt who did it!
    2. I believe without a shadow of a doubt that I'm right. You can't change my mind.
  • Professional Examples (Basic)
    1. This product will be a big seller over the summer period, without a shadow of a doubt.
    2. Fiona is without a shadow of a doubt the best person to help you with that.
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