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Assured

A chiefly British term for insured.
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Such gusto, engagement, curiosity, breadth, imagination, assuredness, risk-taking, and diligence!
Valbuena, 29, rewarded Deschamps's faith in giving him a roving role by producing a lively performance with, including a goal, his sixth in 36 appearances, while Real Madrid central defender Varane played with an assuredness and maturity beyond his 21 years.
Gone is the self assuredness displayed before the Delhi assembly elections.
Naturally, shareholders want assuredness of the future of a company just as much as they do the immediate value available, but it is understood that investment today in short-term projects will ideally mean long-term value.
Most contestants exuberated impressive confidence and assuredness; a social affability that may or may not exist in their non-scrabble playing peers.
The family difficulties surrounding her father's redundancy and her smallest sister's deafness are chronicled with an unerring assuredness, humour and a complete absence of sentimentality.
Sounding at times like Sumday-era Grandaddy, at others like Belle & Sebastian, he flits between alt-rock and acoustic twee with ease and assuredness. Bolstered by a full band numbering more than space permits us to mention, Hamilton's songs are given enough weight, depth and complexity to have you coming back for more.
The 22-year-old has quickly proved his doubters wrong, settling quickly into the Reds midfield with his assuredness in possession perfectly fitting Rodgers' gameplan.
The USADA report clearly said Armstrong and his cronies possessed a cynical assuredness that their yellow wristbands entitled them to smash anyone who threatened their corrupt regime, according to a report in the New Year Daily News.
For heaven's sake, we don't even know with scientific assuredness exactly what makes a good teacher, but I don't see anyone questioning the value of teachers.
In this statement, the interim government voiced confidence "in Egypt's ability, thanks to its children's competence and patriotism, to pass with assuredness and aptitude this important milestone of its history, regain its strengths and restore its prestige on the regional and international scenes."
"We had to defend for long periods but I thought there was an assuredness, a confidence about us.