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English definition of “secure”

secure

verb [I or T] (PROTECT)    /sɪˈkjʊər/ US  /-ˈkjʊr/
to make certain something is protected from danger or risk: The building has only one main entrance and would be easy to secure (against/from intruders). This form of investment is an excellent way of securing your children's financial future.Defending and protectingBacking, supporting and defendingPreserving and saving
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