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1 secure /sɪˈkjɚ/ adjective
securer; securest
1 secure
/sɪˈkjɚ/
adjective
securer; securest
Learner's definition of SECURE
[or more secure; most secure]
: protected from danger or harm
: providing protection from danger or harm
: guarded so that no one can enter or leave without approval
: feeling safe and free from worries or doubt : confident
opposite insecure
: firmly attached
: in a firm position that prevents unwanted movement
: not in danger of being lost or taken away
: known only to certain people
2 secure /sɪˈkjɚ/ verb
secures; secured; securing
2 secure
/sɪˈkjɚ/
verb
secures; secured; securing
Learner's definition of SECURE
[+ object] somewhat formal
: to make (something) safe by guarding or protecting it
: to put (something) in a place or position so that it will not move
: to make (something) certain
: to guarantee that (an amount owed) will be paid usually by offering your property if you cannot pay
: to get (something) by using effort : obtain
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