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Fixed or tied firmly in position
“This tool is perfect for applications where screws and bolts must be secure.”
Certain to remain safe and unthreatened
“Our school provides children with a secure environment to learn and thrive.”
Free from anxiety or doubt
“As parents, we are doing everything we can to provide our children with a secure future.”
Having confidence or assurance in one's own being
“Lisa was a highly secure woman who rarely felt envious of others.”
(of a door or opening) Closed and protected against unauthorized entry
“Ensure that the office doors are secure if you are the last to leave.”
To receive, usually as return for effort
“The network moved quickly to secure the rights to broadcast the grand tournament.”
To put securely in place
“Wrap each morsel in a slice of cheese, and secure them in place with a toothpick.”
To make safe or protect against threats
“The Queen would send forth her army to secure the borders of her kingdom.”
(of a door or opening) To close so as to protect from unauthorized entry
“It's probably best to always secure your doors in this neighborhood.”
A legal assurance of something
“A written constitution would secure the rights of each individual.”
(of a boat or vessel) To moor
“He killed the engine, then leapt out to secure the boat.”
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