from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Made certain; guaranteed: an assured income.
  • adj. Exhibiting confidence or authority: paints with an assured hand.
  • adj. Chiefly British Insured.
  • n. See insured.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of assure.
  • adj. Guaranteed
  • adj. Confident.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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

  • adj. characterized by certainty or security
  • adj. marked by assurance; exhibiting confidence


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