Absolutely no vs absolutely not

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Is it grammatically correct to reply, "absolutely no" or "absolutely not"? Are they both right?
 

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Is it grammatically correct to reply to a question with (no comma here) "Absolutely no" or "Absolutely not"? Are they both right?

"Absolutely not" is definitely a possible response to a question. I am trying to work out if I can come up with a context in which "Absolutely no" is possible.
 

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It's not acceptable to me.
 

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[FONT=&quot]"But let your ‘Yes’ be ‘Yes,’ and your ‘No,’ ‘No.’ For whatever is more than these is from the evil one." (Matt 5:37)[/FONT]
 
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