Definitions of assurance

  1. 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. a statement intended to inspire confidence; " the President's assurances were not respected"
  3. The act of assuring; a declaration tending to inspire full confidence; that which is designed to give confidence.
  4. The state of being assured; firm persuasion; full confidence or trust; freedom from doubt; certainty.
  5. Firmness of mind; undoubting, steadiness; intrepidity; courage; confidence; self- reliance.
  6. Excess of boldness; impudence; audacity; as, his assurance is intolerable.
  7. Betrothal; affiance.
  8. Insurance; a contract for the payment of a sum on occasion of a certain event, as loss or death.
  9. Any written or other legal evidence of the conveyance of property; a conveyance; a deed.
  10. Confidence: feeling of certainty: impudence: positive declaration: insurance, as applied to lives.
  11. The act of assuring; confidence; affirmation; insurance.
  12. The act of assuring; a promise.
  13. Full confidence; conviction.
  14. Self- confidence; boldness; effrontery.
  15. The act of assuring; confidence; firmness of mind; intrepidity; impudence; any written or other legal evidence of the conveyance of property; insurance, now of life, or a contract to pay a given sum in the event of a person's death.
  16. A declaration to dispel doubt; the utmost certainty; impudence; conviction; a contract to make good a loss by death or by fire, now restricted to life contingencies.