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English definition of “securely”

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
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