Definition of assured
1 : characterized by certainty or security : guaranteed an assured market an assured place in history Success is by no means assured. She is assured of (having/getting) a job when she graduates. [=she is certain to have/get a job]
3 : sure that something is certain or true You can rest assured[=you can be sure] that we won't be late. Rest assured, it won't happen again.
assurednessplay \-ˈshu̇r-əd-nəs, -ˈshu̇rd-\ noun
Recent Examples of assured from the Web
She was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance.
Gwyneth Paltrow doesn’t shout her suppositions quite like Jones — no one really could — but her continuous self-branding and confidence make for a similar kind of assured fan devotion.
Throughout his range, his tone was lovely and assured; difficult passagework seemed as straightforward as scales are to mere mortals.
There are some very exciting things happening in commercial space that bring the opportunity for assured access to space at a very competitive price.
Rest assured, no puppets will be harmed in the remaking of this classic.
Three days of give-aways at the Ikea Columbus store include: Rest Assured - The first 44 adults (18 and older) on June 7 will receive a free EKTORP three-seat sofa, honoring the company's 44th U.S. store.
Lack of participation in a key element of the act nearly assured failure of the Affordable Care Act’s aim to cover more of the nation’s uninsured.
Voters could then rest assured there would be no conflicts of interest between his business past and his political future.
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Definition of assured for Students
1 : made sure or certain Our success is by no means assured.
2 : very confident an assured manner
assuredly\-ˈshu̇r-əd-lē\ adverb I will most assuredly win.
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