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Assurance

As`sur´ance
n.1.The act of assuring; a declaration tending to inspire full confidence; that which is designed to give confidence.
Whereof he hath given assurance unto all men, in that he hath raised him from the dead.
- Acts xvii. 31.
2.The state of being assured; firm persuasion; full confidence or trust; freedom from doubt; certainty.
3.Firmness of mind; undoubting, steadiness; intrepidity; courage; confidence; self-reliance.
Brave men meet danger with assurance.
- Knolles.
4.Excess of boldness; impudence; audacity; as, his assurance is intolerable.
5.Betrothal; affiance.
6.Insurance; a contract for the payment of a sum on occasion of a certain event, as loss or death.
7.(Law) Any written or other legal evidence of the conveyance of property; a conveyance; a deed.
Noun1.Assuranceassurance - freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities; "his assurance in his superiority did not make him popular"; "after that failure he lost his confidence"; "she spoke with authority"
2.assurance - a binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something; "an assurance of help when needed"; "signed a pledge never to reveal the secret"
Synonyms: pledge
3.assurance - a statement intended to inspire confidence; "the President's assurances were not respected"
4.assurance - a British term for some kinds of insurance

ASSURANCE, com. law. Insurance. (q.v.)

ASSURANCE, conveyancing. This is called a common assurance. But the term assurances includes, in an enlarged sense, all instruments which dispose of property, whether they be the grants of private persons, or not; such are fines and recoveries, and private acts of the legislature. Eunom. Dial. 2, s. 5.

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