Significado de "security" - Diccionario Inglés para Estudiantes

security

noun [ U ] uk us /sɪˈkjʊərəti/
BEING SAFE

B1 the things that are done to keep someone or something safe:

airport/national security
a security alarm
SAFE SITUATION

a situation in which something is not likely to fail or be lost:

financial security
job security
CONFIDENCE

confidence about yourself and the situation that you are in:

the security of a long-term relationship
→ Opposite insecurity (insecure)
BORROWING

something valuable that you offer to give someone when you borrow money if you cannot pay the money back

→ See also social security
INFORMATION

the protection of information against being stolen or used wrongly or illegally:

IT security

(Definition of “security” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)