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Synonyms for secure
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This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term secure.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. secure, unafraid, untroubled(adj)

    free from fear or doubt; easy in mind

    "he was secure that nothing will be held against him"

    Synonyms:
    unafraid(p), inviolable, dependable, safe, untroubled, strong, unafraid, unattackable, unassailable, fearless, impregnable, good

    Antonyms:
    insecure, overanxious, unsound, unsafe, shaky, unassured, vulnerable, precarious, unguaranteed, unsecured

  2. secure(adj)

    free from danger or risk

    "secure from harm"; "his fortune was secure"; "made a secure place for himself in his field"

    Synonyms:
    inviolable, dependable, safe, untroubled, strong, unafraid, unattackable, unassailable, impregnable, good

    Antonyms:
    unguaranteed, insecure, unsound, unassured, vulnerable, unsecured, shaky, unsafe, precarious, overanxious

  3. secure(adj)

    not likely to fail or give way

    "the lock was secure"; "a secure foundation"; "a secure hold on her wrist"

    Synonyms:
    inviolable, dependable, safe, untroubled, strong, unafraid, unattackable, unassailable, impregnable, good

    Antonyms:
    unguaranteed, unassured, insecure, precarious, overanxious, unsafe, unsound, shaky, vulnerable, unsecured

  4. impregnable, inviolable, secure, strong, unassailable, unattackable(adj)

    immune to attack; incapable of being tampered with

    "an impregnable fortress"; "fortifications that made the frontier inviolable"; "a secure telephone connection"

    Synonyms:
    conceptive, potent, watertight, dependable, safe, absolute, substantial, inviolate, untroubled, inviolable, unshakable, untouchable, warm, good, stiff, inexpugnable, unafraid, infrangible, unattackable, unassailable, bulletproof, firm, solid, strong, sacrosanct, hard, impregnable

    Antonyms:
    unguaranteed, insecure, vulnerable, unassured, unsecured, shaky, unsound, unsafe, precarious, overanxious

  5. dependable, good, safe, secure(verb)

    financially sound

    "a good investment"; "a secure investment"

    Synonyms:
    dear, safe(p), good, right, in effect(p), unspoiled, effective, skillful, sound, serious, true(p), upright, untroubled, steady-going, inviolable, salutary, in force(p), reliable, skilful, practiced, dependable, estimable, rock-steady, expert, just, unafraid, beneficial, unassailable, proficient, full, honest, respectable, undecomposed, unspoilt, ripe, impregnable, safe, adept, honorable, strong, well(p), near, unattackable

    Antonyms:
    insecure, unsecured, vulnerable, unguaranteed, precarious, unsafe, overanxious, shaky, unassured, unsound

  6. procure, secure(verb)

    get by special effort

    "He procured extra cigarettes even though they were rationed"

    Synonyms:
    fasten, plug, stop up, batten down, insure, pander, procure, guarantee, ensure, assure, batten, fix, pimp

    Antonyms:
    unassured, precarious, unsound, vulnerable, shaky, insecure, overanxious, unsafe, unguaranteed, unsecured

  7. fasten, fix, secure(verb)

    cause to be firmly attached

    "fasten the lock onto the door"; "she fixed her gaze on the man"

    Synonyms:
    batten down, furbish up, desexualise, sterilize, ready, prepare, get, set up, stop up, cook, insure, guarantee, sterilise, gear up, procure, mend, ensure, make, fasten, fixate, assure, bushel, desexualize, tighten, define, specify, plug, determine, desex, deposit, touch on, repair, pay back, batten, posit, unsex, situate, limit, restore, set, fix, pay off, doctor

    Antonyms:
    unassured, unsecured, precarious, unguaranteed, overanxious, unsafe, shaky, insecure, unsound, vulnerable

  8. secure(verb)

    assure payment of

    Synonyms:
    fasten, plug, stop up, batten down, procure, guarantee, ensure, insure, assure, batten, fix

    Antonyms:
    insecure, unguaranteed, unsafe, precarious, unassured, overanxious, vulnerable, unsecured, shaky, unsound

  9. guarantee, ensure, insure, assure, secure(verb)

    make certain of

    "This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us"; "Preparation will guarantee success!"

    Synonyms:
    ensure, reassure, ascertain, batten, control, plug, stop up, warrant, batten down, assure, guarantee, underwrite, fix, cover, promise, fasten, check, see to it, undertake, procure, insure, tell, vouch, see

    Antonyms:
    unguaranteed, overanxious, unassured, unsecured, vulnerable, insecure, unsafe, unsound, precarious, shaky

  10. plug, stop up, secure(verb)

    fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug

    "plug the hole"; "stop up the leak"

    Synonyms:
    fasten, plug, stop up, plug away, batten down, fix, procure, guarantee, ensure, insure, assure, batten, punch

    Antonyms:
    overanxious, precarious, unguaranteed, insecure, unsafe, shaky, vulnerable, unsound, unassured, unsecured

  11. batten, batten down, secure(verb)

    furnish with battens

    "batten ships"

    Synonyms:
    fasten, plug, stop up, batten down, procure, guarantee, ensure, insure, assure, batten, fix

    Antonyms:
    insecure, shaky, vulnerable, unguaranteed, overanxious, unassured, unsound, unsafe, unsecured, precarious

Wiktionary

  1. secure(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    insecure

  2. secure(adjective)

    To make secure (in all the above senses).

    Antonyms:
    insecure

  3. secure(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    insecure

  4. secure(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    insecure

  5. secure(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    insecure

  6. secure(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    insecure

  7. secure(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    insecure

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. secure

    The legal term arrest carries always the implication of a legal offense; this is true even of arresting for debt. But one may be detained by process of law when no offense is alleged against him, as in the case of a witness who is held in a house of detention till a case comes to trial. One may be restrained of his liberty without arrest, as in an insane asylum; an individual or corporation may be restrained by injunction from selling certain property. In case of an arrest, an officer may secure his prisoner by fetters, by a locked door, or other means effectually to prevent escape. Capture is commonly used of seizure by armed force; as, to capture a ship, a fort, etc. Compare HINDER; OBSTRUCT.

    Synonyms:
    apprehend, arrest, capture, catch, detain, hold, make prisoner, restrain, seize, stop, take into custody, take prisoner

    Antonyms:
    discharge, dismiss, free, liberate, release, set free

    Preposition:
    Arrested for crime, on suspicion, by the sheriff; on, upon, or by virtue of a warrant; on final process; in execution.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. secure(a)

    Synonyms:
    safe, easy, fixed, sheltered, fast, sure, certain, confident, unanxious, careless, protected, ensured

    Antonyms:
    anxious, distrustful, suspicious, careful, unsafe, insecure, precarious, hazardous

  2. secure(v)

    Synonyms:
    fasten, guard, protect, assure, ensure, close, enclose, detain, arrest

    Antonyms:
    loosen, betray, surrender, expose, imperil, endanger, open, liberate, free

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. secure(a.)

    Synonyms:
    certain, sure, assured, confident, sanguine

  2. secure(a.)

    Synonyms:
    safe, snug, free from danger

  3. secure(a.)

    Synonyms:
    fixed, fast, stable, immovable

  4. secure(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    guard, protect

  5. secure(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    insure, assure, guarantee, make sure, make certain, make sure of

  6. secure(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    fasten, make fast, make firm

  7. secure(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    get, acquire, gain, procure, make, get possession of

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. secure(a)

    Synonyms:
    safe, confident, assured, fast, immovable, stable, indemnified

    Antonyms:
    insecure, risky, hazardous

  2. secure(v)

    Synonyms:
    gain, procure, obtain, get, acquire, fasten, moor, guarantee, ensure, insure, assure, indemnify, defend, guard, shield, protect

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. SECURE

    Synonyms:
    (1) Sirolimus-Eluting BX Velocity™ Balloon Expandable Stent in a Compassionate Use REgistry (2) Study to Evaluate Carotid Ultrasound changes with Ramipril and vitamin E

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How to say secure in sign language?

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How to use secure in a sentence?

  1. Jessie Liu:

    The Justice Department plans to make available for review by a limited number of members of Congress and their staff a copy of the special counsel's report without certain redactions, the Justice Department intends to secure this version of the report in an appropriate setting that will be accessible to a limited number of members of Congress and their staff.

  2. Chris Meagher:

    We've built a competitive, long-term organizing infrastructure to secure the nomination next year.

  3. Joe Bissell:

    We and the community can rest more secure because of their focusted diligence in this case.

  4. Hillary Clinton:

    Just think -- imagine where we would be today if we had achieved comprehensive immigration reform nine years ago. Imagine how much more secure families would be in our country no longer fearing the deportation of a loved one, no longer fearing that they would be found out.

  5. Leo Varadkar:

    I'll certainly work until the very last moment to secure that (a deal) but not at any cost... I think it will be very difficult to secure an agreement by next week, quite frankly, essentially what the United Kingdom has done is repudiated the deal that we negotiated in good faith with Prime Minister May's government over two years and has sort of put half of that now back on the table and are saying that's a concession and of course it isn't really. There are two big gaps.


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