- [[t]kæ̱tɪgɒ̱rɪk(ə)l, AM -gɔ͟ːr-[/t]]
ADJ-GRADEDIf you are categorical about something, you state your views very definitely and firmly.
...his categorical denial of the charges of sexual harassment...
He is quite categorical that the UN should only help the innocent civilian population.Syn:Derived words:categorically [[t]kæ̱tɪgɒ̱rɪkli, AM -gɔ͟ːr-[/t]] ADV-GRADED ADV with v
They totally and categorically deny the charges...
He stated categorically that this would be his last season in Formula One.
English dictionary. 2008.