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1. security

noun. ['sɪˈkjʊrəti'] the state of being free from danger or injury.

Synonyms

  • shelter
  • protection
  • public security
  • safety
  • peace

Antonyms

  • insecureness
  • danger
  • war
  • disorder

Etymology

  • securite (Middle English (1100-1500))

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  • obscurity
  • impurity
  • maturity
  • purity
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2. security

noun. ['sɪˈkjʊrəti'] defense against financial failure; financial independence.

Synonyms

  • insurance
  • protection
  • hedging
  • hedge
  • easy street

Antonyms

  • income
  • unfasten
  • dislodge
  • nonpayment

Etymology

  • securite (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. security

noun. ['sɪˈkjʊrəti'] freedom from anxiety or fear.

Synonyms

  • fearlessness
  • confidence

Antonyms

  • fear
  • unconnectedness
  • taxable

Etymology

  • securite (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. security

noun. ['sɪˈkjʊrəti'] measures taken as a precaution against theft or espionage or sabotage etc..

Synonyms

  • security measures
  • guard
  • precaution

Antonyms

  • overstock
  • understock
  • irregular
  • disrepute

Etymology

  • securite (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. security

noun. ['sɪˈkjʊrəti'] property that your creditor can claim in case you default on your obligation.

Synonyms

  • earnest
  • warrant
  • stock warrant
  • transferred possession
  • transferred property
  • recognisance
  • recognizance
  • stock-purchase warrant
  • deposit

Antonyms

  • take
  • movableness
  • looseness
  • movability

Etymology

  • securite (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. security

noun. ['sɪˈkjʊrəti'] a formal declaration that documents a fact of relevance to finance and investment; the holder has a right to receive interest or dividends.

Synonyms

  • bond certificate
  • agency security
  • OTC security
  • partnership certificate
  • convertible security
  • tax-exempt security
  • government security
  • mortgage-backed security
  • scrip
  • letter security
  • unlisted security
  • instrument
  • convertible
  • proprietorship certificate
  • registered security
  • bond
  • stock certificate
  • over the counter security
  • official document
  • legal document
  • tax-exempt
  • legal instrument
  • certificate
  • zero coupon security
  • zero-coupon security
  • listed security

Antonyms

  • listed security
  • increase
  • divest
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • securite (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. security

noun. ['sɪˈkjʊrəti'] a department responsible for the security of the institution's property and workers.

Synonyms

  • section
  • security department

Antonyms

  • insincere
  • frivolous
  • purposeless

Etymology

  • securite (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. security

noun. ['sɪˈkjʊrəti'] an electrical device that sets off an alarm when someone tries to break in.

Synonyms

  • electrical device
  • security system

Antonyms

  • secured bond
  • unsecured bond
  • incommutable

Etymology

  • securite (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. security

noun. ['sɪˈkjʊrəti'] a guarantee that an obligation will be met.

Synonyms

  • warrant
  • warrantee
  • guarantee
  • warranty

Antonyms

  • inconvertible
  • unadaptable
  • repulsion
  • detach

Etymology

  • securite (Middle English (1100-1500))
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