[shoo r-i-nuhf, shur-]
- real; genuine.
Origin of sure-enough
First recorded in 1535–45
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Examples from the Web for sure-enough
We done it, and there was the sure-enough water right under us!Tom Sawyer Abroad
Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Only today he said that he's livin' in a palace with a sure-enough butler to buttle.A Yankee Flier Over Berlin</p>
Felicia's given me a sure-enough present, haven't you, little girl?The Forbidden Trail
"By dog, you give a sure-enough good show," exploded Ellison.Oh, You Tex!
William Macleod Raine
It seems, however, that they had not come to the real, sure-enough Finis.Ade's Fables