Associations to the word «Secure»


SECURE, adjective. Free from attack or danger; protected.
SECURE, adjective. Free from the danger of theft; safe.
SECURE, adjective. Free from the risk of eavesdropping, interception or discovery; secret.
SECURE, adjective. Free from anxiety or doubt; unafraid.
SECURE, adjective. Firm and not likely to fail; stable.
SECURE, adjective. Free from the risk of financial loss; reliable.
SECURE, adjective. Confident in opinion; not entertaining, or not having reason to entertain, doubt; certain; sure; commonly used with of.
SECURE, adjective. Overconfident; incautious; careless.
SECURE, verb. To make safe; to relieve from apprehensions of, or exposure to, danger; to guard; to protect.
SECURE, verb. To put beyond hazard of losing or of not receiving; to make certain; to assure; frequently with against or from, or formerly with of.
SECURE, verb. To make fast; to close or confine effectually; to render incapable of getting loose or escaping.
SECURE, verb. To get possession of; to make oneself secure of; to acquire certainly.

Dictionary definition

SECURE, verb. Get by special effort; "He procured extra cigarettes even though they were rationed".
SECURE, verb. Cause to be firmly attached; "fasten the lock onto the door"; "she fixed her gaze on the man".
SECURE, verb. Assure payment of.
SECURE, verb. Make certain of; "This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us"; "Preparation will guarantee success!".
SECURE, verb. Fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug; "plug the hole"; "stop up the leak".
SECURE, verb. Furnish with battens; "batten ships".
SECURE, adjective. Free from fear or doubt; easy in mind; "he was secure that nothing will be held against him".
SECURE, adjective. Free from danger or risk; "secure from harm"; "his fortune was secure"; "made a secure place for himself in his field".
SECURE, adjective. Not likely to fail or give way; "the lock was secure"; "a secure foundation"; "a secure hold on her wrist".
SECURE, adjective. Immune to attack; incapable of being tampered with; "an impregnable fortress"; "fortifications that made the frontier inviolable"; "a secure telephone connection".
SECURE, adjective. Financially sound; "a good investment"; "a secure investment".

Wise words

Words differently arranged have a different meaning, and meanings differently arranged have different effects.
Blaise Pascal