beyond\ the\ shadow\ of\ a\ doubt


beyond\ the\ shadow\ of\ a\ doubt
adv. phr. formal and legal
Absolutely certain, totally convincing.

Fred burglarized Mrs. Brown's apartment, beyond the shadow of a doubt.


Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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