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Definition of: assurance

(ə·shoobreverəns) noun
1. The act of assuring; a being assured.
2. A positive or encouraging declaration.
3. Full confidence; undoubting conviction.
4. Self-confidence; firmness of mind.
5. Boldness; effrontery.
6. Brit. Insurance. Synonyms: arrogance, assertion, assumption, boldness, confidence, effrontery, impudence, presumption, self-assertion, self-confidence, self-reliance, trust. Confidence is founded upon reasons; assurance is largely a matter of feeling. In the bad sense, assurance is a vicious courage, with belief of one's ability to outwit or defy others; it is less gross than impudence, which is (according to its etymology) a shameless boldness. Assurance appears in act or manner; impudence, in speech. Effrontery is impudence defiantly displayed. Compare BELIEF, CERTAINTY, EFFRONTERY, FAITH, IMPUDENCE, PRIDE. Antonyms: bashfulness, confusion, consternation, dismay, distrust, doubt, hesitancy, misgiving, shyness, timidity.

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"assurance" has the frequency of use of 0.0005% on en.wikipedia.org.

Phrases starting with the letter: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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