- Unrestricted or unlimited, with no conditions, qualifications, or exceptions
- In a state where no legal influence or effect can be applied or observed
- Describes a decision or order that is final and not open to changes or modifications
- The power of the governor is not absolute; he must share his authority with the state legislature.
- The terms of the contract were absolute, providing no room for negotiation or alteration.
- The court's verdict was absolute, with no possibility for appeal or revision.