Definition of assurance :
1. Any written or other legal evidence of the conveyance of property; a conveyance; a deed.
2. Betrothal; affiance.
3. Excess of boldness; impudence; audacity; as, his assurance is intolerable.
4. Firmness of mind; undoubting, steadiness; intrepidity; courage; confidence; self- reliance.
5. Insurance; a contract for the payment of a sum on occasion of a certain event, as loss or death.
6. The act of assuring; a declaration tending to inspire full confidence; that which is designed to give confidence.
7. The state of being assured; firm persuasion; full confidence or trust; freedom from doubt; certainty.
self-trust, doubtlessness, safety, self-assertion, coolness, belief, composure, chutzpah, arrogance, audacity, attitude, authorisation, actuarial, face, self-assurance, authority, government agency, impudence, self-assuredness, collision damage waiver, effrontery, apology, allegation, support, positiveness, study at, firm/safe ground, accusation, bureau, dominance, agency, poise, authorization, federal agency, potency, comprehensive, solemn word, gut feeling/instinct, guaranty, carrier, cocksureness, contributory, temerity, self-confidence, satisfaction, hunch, aplomb, self-reliance, safeness, assuredness, benefit, self-possession, warrant, self-esteem, boldness, word of honor, office, announcement, presumption, rudeness, insolence, actuary, adjuster, toast, apologia, broker, assumption, beyond (any) doubt, certain, plight, say-so
certainty (part of speech: noun)
affirmation (part of speech: noun)
confirmation, promise, testimony, sanction, verification, certification, assertion, pledge, submission, acknowledgment, validation, declaration, proclamation, corroboration, affirmation, pronouncement, attestation, statement, oath, avowal, endorsement, warranty, approval, admission, ratification
guarantee (part of speech: noun)
pride (part of speech: noun)
promise (part of speech: noun)
- But her eyes- her eyes sought his with a strange assurance, as though they saw in him a comrade. - "The Safety Curtain, and Other Stories", Ethel M. Dell.
- They do not take the assurance that he gives; they want something more. - "Heart Talks", Charles Wesley Naylor.
- I give you my confident assurance. - "The Eye of Osiris", R. Austin Freeman.