from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Made certain; guaranteed.
  • adjective Exhibiting confidence or authority.
  • adjective Chiefly British Insured.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Certain; sure; indubitable; undoubted: as, “an assured experience,” Bacon, Nat. Hist.
  • Bold; confident; self-possessed.
  • Affianced.
  • Insured; having one's life or goods insured.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Made sure; safe; insured; certain; indubitable; not doubting; bold to excess.
  • noun One whose life or property is insured.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of assure.
  • adjective Guaranteed
  • adjective Confident.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective characterized by certainty or security
  • adjective marked by assurance; exhibiting confidence


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