from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To make sure or safe; to assure.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To make sure or safe; to assure.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To make secure; make sure or certain.
Latin assecurare. (Wiktionary)
Defensively they are assecure as they have been for a long time and, with Rooney back for thetrip to Germany and beyond, their forward players appear ready to wrestthe title initiative from their rivals in five days 'time.