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assure

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of assure

  1. 1 to ease the grief or distress of a minister choosing just the right words to assure the grieving parents of the fallen soldier Synonyms of assure comfort, cheer, console, reassure, solace, sootheWords Related to assure commiserate, condole, empathize, sympathize; boost, buoy (up), elevate, lift, uplift; allay, alleviate, assuage, relieve; calm, quiet, relax, tranquilize (also tranquillize)Near Antonyms of assure demoralize, discourage, dishearten; fret, upset, worry; aggravate, intensify, worsen; annoy, irk, irritate; harass, pesterAntonyms of assure distress, torment, torture, trouble

  2. 2 to make sure, certain, or safe security measures that assured our safety Synonyms of assure ensure, cinch, guarantee, guaranty, ice, insure, secureWords Related to assure attest, certify, vouch, warrant, witness; pledge, promise, swearNear Antonyms of assure enfeeble, undermine, weaken



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