English

Detailed Synonyms for secure in English

secure:

secure [the ~] noun

  1. the secure
    the secure

secure adj

  1. secure
  2. secure
    – free from fear or doubt; easy in mind 1
    secure; unafraid; untroubled
    – free from fear or doubt; easy in mind 1
  3. secure
    – free from danger or risk 1
    secure
    – free from danger or risk 1
    • secure adj
      • secure from harm1
      • his fortune was secure1
      • made a secure place for himself in his field1
  4. secure
    – not likely to fail or give way 1
    secure
    – not likely to fail or give way 1
    • secure adj
      • the lock was secure1
      • a secure foundation1
      • a secure hold on her wrist1
  5. secure
    – financially sound 1
    good; secure; safe; dependable
    – financially sound 1
  6. secure
    – immune to attack; incapable of being tampered with 1
    secure; strong; unassailable; impregnable; inviolable; unattackable
    – immune to attack; incapable of being tampered with 1

to secure verb (secures, secured, securing)

  1. to secure
    to secure; to tie up; to fasten
    • secure verb (secures, secured, securing)
    • tie up verb (ties up, tied up, tying up)
    • fasten verb (fastens, fastened, fastening)
  2. to secure
    to secure; to safeguard; to protect; to guard; equip with an alarm system
  3. to secure
    to seize; take possession of; get hold of something; to secure; to lay one's hands on
  4. to secure
    to affix; to attach; to attach to; to fasten; to secure; to connect
    • affix verb (affixs, affixed, affixing)
    • attach verb (attaches, attached, attaching)
    • attach to verb (attaches to, attached to, attaching to)
    • fasten verb (fastens, fastened, fastening)
    • secure verb (secures, secured, securing)
    • connect verb (connects, connected, connecting)
  5. to secure
    to store; to stock; to secure; to put up; to lay up
    • store verb (stores, stored, storing)
    • stock verb (stocks, stocked, stocking)
    • secure verb (secures, secured, securing)
    • put up verb (puts up, put up, putting up)
    • lay up verb (lays up, laid up, laying up)
  6. to secure
    to attach; to fasten; to connect; to secure; to confirm
    • attach verb (attaches, attached, attaching)
    • fasten verb (fastens, fastened, fastening)
    • connect verb (connects, connected, connecting)
    • secure verb (secures, secured, securing)
    • confirm verb (confirms, confirmed, confirming)
  7. to secure
    – make certain of 1
    to secure; to guarantee; to insure; to assure; ensure
    – make certain of 1
    • secure verb (secures, secured, securing)
    • guarantee verb (guarantees, guaranteed, guaranteeing)
      • Preparation will guarantee success!1
    • insure verb (insures, insured, insuring)
    • assure verb (assures, assured, assuring)
    • ensure verb
      • This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us1
  8. to secure
    – furnish with battens 1
    to secure; batten; batten down
    – furnish with battens 1
  9. to secure
    – cause to be firmly attached 1
    to secure; to fix; to fasten
    – cause to be firmly attached 1
    • secure verb (secures, secured, securing)
    • fix verb (fixes, fixed, fixing)
      • she fixed her gaze on the man1
    • fasten verb (fastens, fastened, fastening)
      • fasten the lock onto the door1
  10. to secure
    – fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug 1
    to secure; to plug; to stop up
    – fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug 1
    • secure verb (secures, secured, securing)
    • plug verb (plugs, plugged, plugging)
      • plug the hole1
    • stop up verb (stops up, stopped up, stopping up)
      • stop up the leak1
  11. to secure
    – get by special effort 1
    to secure; to procure
    – get by special effort 1
    • secure verb (secures, secured, securing)
    • procure verb (procures, procured, procuring)
      • He procured extra cigarettes even though they were rationed1
  12. to secure
    – assure payment of 1
    to secure
    – assure payment of 1
    • secure verb (secures, secured, securing)

Conjugations for secure:

present
  1. secure
  2. secure
  3. secures
  4. secure
  5. secure
  6. secure
simple past
  1. secured
  2. secured
  3. secured
  4. secured
  5. secured
  6. secured
present perfect
  1. have secured
  2. have secured
  3. has secured
  4. have secured
  5. have secured
  6. have secured
past continuous
  1. was securing
  2. were securing
  3. was securing
  4. were securing
  5. were securing
  6. were securing
future
  1. shall secure
  2. will secure
  3. will secure
  4. shall secure
  5. will secure
  6. will secure
continuous present
  1. am securing
  2. are securing
  3. is securing
  4. are securing
  5. are securing
  6. are securing
subjunctive
  1. be secured
  2. be secured
  3. be secured
  4. be secured
  5. be secured
  6. be secured
diverse
  1. secure!
  2. let's secure!
  3. secured
  4. securing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Related Words for "secure":


Alternate Synonyms for "secure":


Antonyms for "secure":


Related Definitions for "secure":

  1. free from fear or doubt; easy in mind1
    • he was secure that nothing will be held against him1
  2. free from danger or risk1
    • secure from harm1
    • his fortune was secure1
    • made a secure place for himself in his field1
  3. not likely to fail or give way1
    • the lock was secure1
    • a secure foundation1
    • a secure hold on her wrist1
  4. financially sound1
    • a secure investment1
  5. immune to attack; incapable of being tampered with1
    • a secure telephone connection1
  6. make certain of1
  7. furnish with battens1
  8. cause to be firmly attached1
  9. fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug1
  10. get by special effort1
  11. assure payment of1