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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a safe manner; In an invulnerable manner; In a manner free from fear or risk; In a confident and unselfconscious manner.

Usage examples (45)
  • She held the child securely
  • The agreed line was to involve at several points the withdrawal of French troops from positions which they had quite securely held
  • The outcome of expansion in the sixties and seventies will be an academic hierarchy securely supported by scholastic selection
  • He acts very securely in front of the camera for more
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