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assuredly adv. certainly.
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Assuring definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

ASSU'RING, ppr. Making sure or confident; giving security; confirming.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: giving confidence

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Assure As*sure, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Assured; p. pr. & vb. n. Assuring.] [OF. ase["u]rer, F. assurer, LL. assecurare; L. ad + securus secure, sure, certain. See Secure, Sure, and cf. Insure.] 1. To make sure or certain; to render confident by a promise, declaration, or other evidence. His promise that thy seed shall bruise our foe . . . Assures me that the bitterness of death Is past, and we shall live. --Milton. 2. To declare to, solemnly; to assert to (any one) with the design of inspiring belief or confidence. I dare assure thee that no enemy Shall ever take alive the noble Brutus. --Shak. 3. To confirm; to make certain or secure. And it shall be assured to him. --Lev. xxvii. 19. And hereby we know that we are of the truth, and shall assure our hearts before him. --1 John iii. 19. 4. To affiance; to betroth. [Obs.] --Shak. 5. (Law) To insure; to covenant to indemnify for loss, or to pay a specified sum at death. See Insure. Syn: To declare; aver; avouch; vouch; assert; asseverate; protest; persuade; convince.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Assuring As*sur"ing, a. That assures; tending to assure; giving confidence. -- As*sur"ing*ly, adv.




 


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