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  Words related to sure

Related / Similar Words: certain, indisputable, certain(p), trusted, surely, certainly, for sure, for certain, sure enough, sure as shooting

 

Definition:
  • exercising or taking care great enough to bring assurance; "be certain to disconnect the iron when you are through"; "be sure to lock the doors";
  • impossible to doubt or dispute; "indisputable (or sure) proof";
  • having or feeling no doubt or uncertainty; confident and assured; "felt certain of success"; "was sure (or certain) she had seen it"; "was very sure in his beliefs"; "sure of her friends";
  • certain to occur; destined or inevitable; "he was certain to fail"; "his fate is certain"; "In this life nothing is certain but death and taxes"- Benjamin Franklin; "he faced certain death"; "sudden but sure regret"; "he is sure to win";
  • capable of being depended on; "a quick and certain remedy"; "a sure way to distinguish the two"; "wood dust is a sure sign of termites";
  • physically secure or dependable; "a sure footing"; "was on sure ground";
  • certain not to fail; "a sure hand on the throttle";
  • infallible or unfailing; "a sure (or true) sign of one''s commitment";
  • (of persons) worthy of trust or confidence; "a sure (or trusted) friend";
  • definitely or positively (`sure'' is sometimes used informally for `surely''); "the results are surely encouraging"; "she certainly is a hard worker"; "it''s going to be a good day for sure"; "they are coming, for certain"; "they thought he had been kille;

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    See Also: predictable

     

    Pertainyms: certain(p)

     

    Attributes: certainty, assurance, self-assurance, confidence, self-confidence, authority, sureness

     

    Anagrams: ruse, user, suer

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 確定   Dutch: zeker  
    Finnish: varma   French: sûr  
    German: sicher   Hebrew: בטוח  
    Hungarian: biztos   Italian: sicuro  
    Japanese: 確か   Korean: 확실한  
    Macedonian: сигурно   Polish: pewny  
    Portuguese: certo   Romanian: sigur  
    Russian: уверенный   Spanish: seguro  
    Swedish: säker   Turkish: emin  
     
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