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Assure


ASSU'RE, verb transitive ashu're. [See Assurance.]

1. To make certain; to give confidence by a promise, declaration, or other evidence; as, he assured me of his sincerity.

2. To confirm; to make certain or secure.

And it shall be assured to him. Leviticus 27:19.

3. To embolden; to make confident.

And hereby we shall assure our hearts before him. 1 John 3:1.

4. To make secure, with of before the object secured; as, let me be assured of your fidelity.

5. To affiance; to betroth. obsolete

6. To insure; to covenant to indemnify for loss. [See Insure.]