Assured
Assured As*sured", n. One whose life or property is insured. [1913 Webster]

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

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

  • 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*,… …   New thesaurus

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

  • Assured — As*sured , a. Made sure; safe; insured; certain; indubitable; not doubting; bold to excess. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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:… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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

  • 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 …   English World dictionary

  • 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… …   Financial and business terms

  • 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… …   English dictionary

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