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as·sure

assure

 
 
pronunciation:
shur
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part of speech: verb
inflections: assures, assuring, assured
definition 1: to say to with force or conviction.
He assured me that he would come soon.
similar words:
affirm, assert, guarantee, state
definition 2: to cause to feel certain or secure.
Hearing Bobby's voice on the phone assured his family that he was alive and well.
 
antonyms:
alarm
similar words:
encourage, ensure, reassure, satisfy
definition 3: to make certain; guarantee.
Signing up early will assure a place for you on the bus.
synonyms:
ensure, guarantee, promise
similar words:
confirm, insure, pledge, secure, see
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