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Main Entry: 1sure
Pronunciation: sh()r, especially Southern sh()r
Etymology: Middle English seur, sure "safe from danger or harm," from early French seur (same meaning), from securus "secure" --related to SECURE 1: firmly established : STEADFAST <a sure hold> 2: RELIABLE, TRUSTWORTHY <a sure friend> 3: having no doubt : CONFIDENT <I'm sure I'm right> 4: not to be doubted : CERTAIN <sure evidence> 5 a: bound to happen : INEVITABLE <sure disaster> b: bound as if by fate <we are sure to win> - sure·nessnoun - for sure: without doubt : with certainty - to be sure: it must be admitted