assuring assuring  /ə ˈʃʊ rɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) giving confidence

Usage(s):

  1. Caught in the crossfire, Christian Democratic Premier Aldo Moro asked the Vatican for a list of all its Italian stockholdings, assuring the Holy.
  2. On releasing him into Chinese hands in July 1950, the Soviets heightened the ex-monarch's fears, assuring him that he would be executed by a wrathful populace.
  3. They say he was assuring Clinton and her allies right up until the caucuses that they would win it.

News

  1. No gas station at Morris Plains Quick Chek

    MORRIS PLAINS ?Quick Chek Corp. issued a statement Friday to attempt to calm residents’ fears by assuring them the company has no plans to build a gas station on the site of its borough store at 93 We
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Morris NewsBee

  2. Feds: NH can end Medicaid expansion later

    CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The federal government is assuring New Hampshire officials the state won't be penalized if it expands Medicaid to cover an estimated 58,000 poor people and later decides to end the expanded services.        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  3. LATEST NEWS

    CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The federal government is assuring New Hampshire officials the state won't be penalized if it expands Medicaid to cover an estimated 58,000 poor people and later decides to end the expanded services.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Greenwich Time

Quotes

  1. "I will consult my colleagues around the world as we search for a leader who will continue to focus the bank on creating opportunities for the world's poorest by assuring that resources are directed to effective, efficient, well-coordinated...
    on May 18, 2007 By: Henry Paulson Source: Anatolian Times

  2. "I have nothing to hide and . . . I am committed to assuring the Congress and the American public that nothing improper occurred here," Gonzales says in his remarks.
    on Apr 15, 2007 By: Alberto Gonzales Source: Washington Post

  3. "I like being here," Longoria said. "It's an enjoyable place to live and play. The security of a long-term contract and knowing that now I'm pretty much set for life, it's just very assuring to me."
    on Apr 18, 2008 By: Evan Longoria Source: Washington Post

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