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  • 1 assured — as·sured n pl assured or assureds: insured Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. assured …

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  • 2 -assured — ► used in compound words to refer to products that meet certain quality standards: »farm assured meat »quality assured processes/standards Main Entry: ↑assured …

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  • 3 assured of — certain to have or get (something) They are not assured of being paid. [=it is not certain that they will be paid] She is assured of (getting/having) a job when she gets out of college. • • • Main Entry: ↑assured …

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  • 4 assured — [adj1] absolutely certain beyond doubt, cinched, clear cut, clinched, confirmed, decided, definite, dependable, ensured, fixed, guaranteed, indubitable, insured, in the bag*, irrefutable, made certain, nailed down*, on ice*, pronounced, racked*,… …

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  • 5 assured — (adj.) of persons, confident, self assured, late 14c., pp. adjective from ASSURE (Cf. assure). Related: Assuredly; assuredness …

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  • 6 Assured — As*sured , a. Made sure; safe; insured; certain; indubitable; not doubting; bold to excess. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 7 Assured — As*sured , n. One whose life or property is insured. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 8 assured — Confident, sanguine, sure, presumptuous Analogous words: fearless, unapprehensive, unafraid (see affirmative adjectives at FEARFUL): *cool, composed, unruffled, imperturbable, unflappable, collected Antonyms: abashed: timorous Contrasted words:… …

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  • 9 assured — ► ADJECTIVE 1) confident. 2) protected against change or ending. DERIVATIVES assuredly adverb …

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  • 10 assured — [ə shoord′] adj. 1. made sure; certain 2. confident; sure of oneself 3. Chiefly Brit. insured n. 1. the person to whom an insurance policy is payable 2. Chiefly Brit. the person whose life or property is insured assuredly [ə shoor′id lē] adv …

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  • 11 assured — ▪ I. assured as‧sured 1 [əˈʆʊəd ǁ əˈʆʊrd] noun the ( life) assured INSURANCE the person or organization that will receive the money from an assurance agreement, or the person whose life is covered by the agreement; = the insured AmE: • A policy… …

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  • 12 assured — [[t]əʃʊ͟ə(r)d[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ GRADED Someone who is assured is very confident and relaxed. He was infinitely more assured than in his more recent parliamentary appearances. Syn: composed Derived words: assuredness N UNCOUNT This a lyrical work… …

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  • 13 assured — as|sured [əˈʃuəd US əˈʃurd] adj 1.) confident about your own abilities = ↑self assured ▪ an assured manner 2.) be assured of sth if you are assured of something, you will definitely get it or achieve it ▪ His victory means that he is now assured… …

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  • 14 assured — as|sured [ ə ʃurd ] adjective confident and certain: an assured reply I found her to be relaxed and assured. rest assured (=feel certain about something): You can rest assured that the salesman won t bother you again. => SELF ASSURED …

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  • 15 assured — UK [əˈʃɔː(r)d] / US [əˈʃʊrd] adjective confident and certain an assured reply I found her to be relaxed and assured. rest assured (= feel certain about something): You can rest assured that the salesman won t bother you again. See: self assured …

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  • 16 assured — I. adjective Date: 15th century 1. characterized by certainty or security ; guaranteed < an assured market > 2. a. self assured b. self satisfied 3. satisfied as to the certainty or truth of a matter < rest assured …

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  • 17 assured — adjective 1 confident about your own abilities; self assured: an assured manner 2 certain to happen or to be achieved: Her political future looks assured. 3 the assured BrE technical someone whose life has been insured …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 assured — adj. 1 confident VERBS ▪ be, feel, look, rest, seem ▪ You can rest assured that your children are in good hands. ADVERB ▪ …

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  • 19 assured — adjective 1) an assured demeanor Syn: confident, self confident, self assured, self possessed, poised, phlegmatic, levelheaded; calm, composed, equanimous, imperturbable, unruffled; informal unflappable, together Ant …

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  • 20 assured — adjective 1) an assured performance Syn: confident, self confident, self assured, self possessed, poised, composed, imperturbable, unruffled; informal unflappable, together 2) an assured supply of weapons Syn: guaran …

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