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  • 1 sure — sure …

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  • 3 Sure — Sure, a. [Compar. {Surer}; superl. {Surest}.] [OE. sur, OF. se[ u]r, F. s[^u]r, L. securus; se aside, without + cura care. See {Secure}, and cf. {Assure}, {Insure}, {Sicker} sure.] 1. Certainly knowing and believing; confident beyond doubt;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 sure — [shoor] adj.. surer surest th [OFr .seur < L securus: see SECURE] 1. Obs. secure or safe 2. that will not fail; always effective [a sure method] 3. that can be relied upon; trustworthy [a sure friend] …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 sure — ► ADJECTIVE 1) completely confident that one is right. 2) (sure of/to do) certain to receive, get, or do. 3) undoubtedly true; completely reliable. 4) steady and confident. ► ADVERB informal ▪ certainly …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 Sure — or SURE may refer to: * sure as probability, see certainty * Sure (brand), the brand by Unilever * Sure, a telephone company operating in the British Crown dependencies * Sure, a Chilean based film company * Stein s unbiased risk estimate (SURE) …

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  • 7 sure — sure, surely 1. In all parts of the English speaking world, surely is the dominant form in the meaning ‘in a sure or certain manner’ (slowly but surely) and in the use inviting or presupposing agreement (Surely that can t be right). In BrE, sure… …

    Modern English usage

  • 8 Sure — Sûre Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sûre est le féminin de l adjectif sûr qui peut être employé pour qualifier ce qui a rapport à la sûreté. Depuis les rectifications orthographiques de …

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  • 9 sure — c.1300, safe, secure, later mentally certain (mid 15c.), from O.Fr. sur, seur safe, secure, from L. securus free from care, untroubled, heedless, safe (see SECURE (Cf. secure)). Pronunciation development followed that of SUGAR (Cf. sugar). As an… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10 sure — 1 assured, *confident, sanguine, presumptuous Analogous words: relying, trusting, depending, counting, banking (see RELY): inerrant, unerring, *infallible: *safe, secure 2 Sure, certain, positive, cocksure mean having or showing no doubt. Sure… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11 Sure — Sure, adv. In a sure manner; safely; certainly. Great, sure, shall be thy meed. Spenser. [1913 Webster] T is pleasant, sure, to see one s name in print. Byron. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 12 Sure — o SURE puede referirse a las siguientes acepciones: SURE, una productora chilena de películas. Música Sure, el single del grupo Every Little Thing. Esta página de desambiguación cataloga artículos relacionados con el mismo título …

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  • 13 sure — [adj1] certain, definite abiding, assured, changeless, clear, confident, constant, convinced, convincing, decided, doubtless, enduring, firm, fixed, for a fact, free from doubt*, genuine, incontestable, incontrovertible, indisputable, indubitable …

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  • 14 Suré — País …

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  • 15 Suré — is a village and commune in the Orne département of north western France.ee also*Communes of the Orne department …

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  • 16 Sure [1] — Sure, 1) (Soure, Sauer), linker Nebenfluß der Mosel, entspringt im Großherzogthum Luxemburg auf den Ardennen, bildet die Grenze zwischen Luxemburg u. der preußischen Rheinprovinz u. mündet durch die Alzette (Alzig) u. Prüm verstärkt bei… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 17 Sure [2] — Sure, Capitel im Koran, s.d …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 18 Sure [1] — Sure (genauer Sûra, arab.), Bezeichnung der 114 Kapitel des Korans (s. d.) …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 19 Sure [2] — Sure (spr. ßǖr ), Fluß, s. Sauer …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 20 Sure — Sure, s. Sura …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon