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Definitions of assure

  1. To make sure or certain; to render confident by a promise, declaration, or other evidence. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To confirm; to make certain or secure. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To affiance; to betroth. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. To insure; to covenant to indemnify for loss, or to pay a specified sum at death. See Insure. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To make sure or secure: to give confidence: to tell positively: to insure. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. To make sure; give confidence; insure. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  7. To offer assurances to. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. To give confidence to; convince. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. To insure. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. inform positively and with certainty and confidence; "I tell you that man is a crook!" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. cause to feel sure; give reassurance to; "The airline tried to reassure the customers that the planes were safe" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  12. To make certain; to give confidence by a promise, declaration, or other evidence; to protest with assurance; to make confident; to insure. See Sure. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  13. To make certain; to give confidence by a promise; to insure. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for assure

  1. I'M not afraid of her, I assure you; you must already have seen for yourself that there's nothing I'm afraid of now. – What Maisie Knew by Henry James
  2. I assure you I haven't sat down since I left." – The Rebel of the School by Mrs. L. T. Meade
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