Definitions for

Overview of noun assurance

The noun assurance has 4 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (11) assurance, self-assurance, confidence, self-confidence, authority, sureness

(freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities; "his assurance in his superiority did not make him popular"; "after that failure he lost his confidence"; "she spoke with authority")

2. (1) assurance, pledge

(a binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something; "an assurance of help when needed"; "signed a pledge never to reveal the secret")

3. (1) assurance

(a statement intended to inspire confidence; "the President's assurances were not respected")

4. assurance

(a British term for some kinds of insurance) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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