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English definition of “securely”


adverb (FIXED)    /sɪˈkjʊə.li/ US  /-ˈkjʊr-/
positioned or fastened firmly and correctly and therefore not likely to move , fall , or break : Please ensure that your seat belts are fastened securely.figurative He has given up political power , but he remains securely in control of the army .Safe and secure
(Definition of securely adverb (FIXED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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