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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 as·sured /əˈʃʊrd/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 As·sure v. t. [imp. & p. p. Assured p. pr. & vb. n. Assuring.]
 1. To make sure or certain; to render confident by a promise, declaration, or other evidence.
 His promise that thy seed shall bruise our foe . . .
 Assures me that the bitterness of death
 Is past, and we shall live.   --Milton.
 2. To declare to, solemnly; to assert to (any one) with the design of inspiring belief or confidence.
 I dare assure thee that no enemy
 Shall ever take alive the noble Brutus.   --Shak.
 3. To confirm; to make certain or secure.
    And it shall be assured to him.   --Lev. xxvii. 19.
    And hereby we know that we are of the truth, and shall assure our hearts before him.   --1 John iii. 19.
 4. To affiance; to betroth. [Obs.]
 5. Law To insure; to covenant to indemnify for loss, or to pay a specified sum at death. See Insure.
 Syn: -- To declare; aver; avouch; vouch; assert; asseverate; protest; persuade; convince.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 As·sured a. Made sure; safe; insured; certain; indubitable; not doubting; bold to excess.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 As·sured, n. One whose life or property is insured.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: marked by assurance; exhibiting confidence; "she paints with
             an assured hand"
      2: characterized by certainty or security; "a tiny but assured
         income"; "we can never have completely assured lives"