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According to WordNet, the verb "assure" has 6 sense(s).

200776268 assure somebody of the truth of something with the intention of giving the listener confidence; "I assured him that traveling to Cambodia was safe".

200890590 make certain of; "This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us"; "Preparation will guarantee success!".

201019643 inform positively and with certainty and confidence; "I tell you that man is a crook!".

201766407 cause to feel sure; give reassurance to; "The airline tried to reassure the customers that the planes were safe".

200884011 make a promise or commitment.

200662589 be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something; "He verified that the valves were closed"; "See that the curtains are closed"; "control the quality of the product".

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