adjective as·sured \ə-ˈshrd\

: sure or certain to happen

: very confident

: sure that something is certain or true

Full Definition of ASSURED

:  characterized by certainty or security :  guaranteed <an assured market>
:  satisfied as to the certainty or truth of a matter <rest assured we won't be late>
as·sured·ness \-ˈshr-əd-nəs, -ˈshrd-\ noun

Examples of ASSURED

  1. Winners of the Nobel Prize have an assured place in history.
  2. His writing has become more assured as he has gotten older.

First Known Use of ASSURED

15th century

Rhymes with ASSURED


plural assured or assureds

Definition of ASSURED

:  insured

First Known Use of ASSURED


Other Economics Terms

actuary, compound interest, globalization, indemnity, portfolio, rentier, stagflation, usurer


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