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  • exercising or taking care great enough to bring assurance; "be certain to disconnect the iron when you are through"; "be sure to lock the doors"
  • impossible to doubt or dispute; "indisputable (or sure) proof"
  • having or feeling no doubt or uncertainty; confident and assured; "felt certain of success"; "was sure (or certain) she had seen it"; "was very sure in his beliefs"; "sure of her friends"
  • certain to occur; destined or inevitable; "he was certain to fail"; "his fate is certain"; "In this life nothing is certain but death and taxes"- Benjamin Franklin; "he faced certain death"; "sudden but sure regret"; "he is sure to win"
  • capable of being depended on; "a quick and certain remedy"; "a sure way to distinguish the two"; "wood dust is a sure sign of termites"
  • physically secure or dependable; "a sure footing"; "was on sure ground"
  • certain not to fail; "a sure hand on the throttle"
  • infallible or unfailing; "a sure (or true) sign of one''s commitment"
  • (of persons) worthy of trust or confidence; "a sure (or trusted) friend"
  • definitely or positively (`sure'' is sometimes used informally for `surely''); "the results are surely encouraging"; "she certainly is a hard worker"; "it''s going to be a good day for sure"; "they are coming, for certain"; "they thought he had been kille

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Sure'


  • Sure: Sure may refer to: Seemingly unrelated regressions Sure, as probability, see certainty Sure (brand), a brand of antiperspirant deodorant Sure (Cable &
  • For sure: For sure or its variations may refer to: For Sure! (Woody Shaw album), 1979 For Sure! (Kenny Drew album), 1978 "For Sure", a song by the British band Scooch
  • Sure-footedness: Sure-footedness refers to the ability, especially when hiking or mountain climbing, to negotiate difficult or rough terrain safely. Such situations place
  • Sure thing: Sure thing or Sure Thing may refer to: Certainty A Sure Thing, a 1962 album by jazz trupeter Blue Mitchell The Sure Thing, a romantic comedy directed
  • Sure (company): Sure, a trading brand of Batelco, is a telecommunications company in the Isle of Man, Jersey, Guernsey, the Falkland Islands, St. Helena, Ascension Island
  • Al B. Sure!: Mount Vernon, New York. During the late 1980s under the stage name Al B. Sure!, he enjoyed a brief run as one of new jack swing's most popular romantic
  • Maybe for Sure: for Sure" is a 1989 song by the American singer Debbie Harry, released as a single from her third solo album Def, Dumb & Blonde. "Maybe For Sure" was

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* Incompetency begets incompetency. The last thing a guy who isn't sure of himself wants is a guy backing him up who is sure of himself. - Lee Iacocca

* The trick is to make sure you don't die waiting for prosperity to come. - Lee Iacocca

* It is the dull man who is always sure, and the sure man who is always dull. - H.L. Mencken


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