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something that is conceived or that exists independently and not in relation to other things

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perfect or complete or pure

complete and without restriction or qualification

not limited by law

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expressing finality with no implication of possible change

not capable of being violated or infringed

References in classic literature ?
The great and crescive self, rooted in absolute nature, supplants all relative existence and ruins the kingdom of mortal friendship and love.
The supper party was one of those absolute and complete successes which rarely fall to the lot of even the most carefully thought out of social functions.
He belongs to a country in whose national character we have not absolute confidence.
John Barleycorn sends his White Logic, the argent messenger of truth beyond truth, the antithesis of life, cruel and bleak as interstellar space, pulseless and frozen as absolute zero, dazzling with the frost of irrefragable logic and unforgettable fact.
I was struck by the absolute verisimilitude of this suggestion.
Fyne did not know what it might mean to be suddenly reduced from riches to absolute penury.
And he who, having a sense of beautiful things has no sense of absolute beauty, or who, if another lead him to a knowledge of that beauty is unable to follow--of such an one I ask, Is he awake or in a dream only?
But take the case of the other, who recognises the existence of absolute beauty and is able to distinguish the idea from the objects which participate in the idea, neither putting the objects in the place of the idea nor the idea in the place of the objects-- is he a dreamer, or is he awake?
And are we assured, after looking at the matter from many points of view, that absolute being is or may be absolutely known, but that the utterly non-existent is utterly unknown?
He was indeed perfectly well satisfied with his prospect of success; for as to that entire and absolute possession of the heart of his mistress which romantic lovers require, the very idea of it never entered his head.
On account of those absolute and impatient ones, be not jealous, thou lover of truth
None of them are stories of experience in the absolute sense of the word.
Maurice Grieffenhagen knew how to combine in his illustrations the effect of his own most distinguished personal vision with an absolute fidelity to the inspiration of the writer.
But this is what the effect was at that time of absolute ignorance.
Razumov, you will discover that no woman is an absolute fool.