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English definition of “assurance”


noun [C/U]    /əˈʃʊər·əns/
a promise to tell something to someone confidently or firmly , or a promise to cause someone to feel certain by removing doubt : [C] He gave me his assurance that he would give us an answer by the end of the week . Assurance is also a feeling of confidence in your abilities : [U] She answered all the questions put to her with assurance and poise .
(Definition of assurance noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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