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assure(Give confidence to), verb buoy up, cause to feel certain, cheer, comfort, confirm in conviction, convince, deliver from uncertainty, dismiss all doubt, embolden, encourage, enhearten, free from doubt, free from uncertainty, give hope, hearten, inspire, inspire hope, lead to believe, make certain, make confident, offer assurances to, persuade, put at ease, raise expectations, reassure, render certain, restore one's faith, satisfy, set at ease, solace
assure(Insure), verb affirm, agree to indemnify for loss, answer for, asseverate, attest, aver, avouch, avow, confirm, endorse, espouse, give security, guarantee, make a promise, make certain, make sure, pledge, profess, promise, render certain, render safe, secure against loss, solemnly promise, subscribe to, swear, underwrite, verify, vouch for, vow, warrant
See also: adduce, attest, avouch, avow, bear, bond, certify, confirm, contend, convince, corroborate, cosign, declare, disarm, ensure, guarantee, maintain, pledge, profess, promise, sponsor, swear, underwrite, verify, vouch, vow