Translation of "securely" - English-Spanish dictionary


adverb uk /sɪˈkjʊə.li/ us /-ˈkjʊr-/

in a way that avoids someone or something being harmed by any risk, danger, or threat

con seguridad
The door was securely fastened.
The offices were securely guarded.
This certificate is an important document, and should be kept securely (= in a place where it cannot be lost or stolen).

positioned or fastened firmly and correctly and therefore not likely to move, fall, or break

bien, firmemente
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.

(Translation of “securely” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)