Synonyms for Secure:
•certain, definite (adjective)
determined, able, stable, established, confident, self-confident, self-assured, steadfast, assured.
cautious, countering, guarded, guarding, wary, defensive, protective, shielding, armored, buffering, Sheltering.
•fastened, stable (adjective)
fortified, firm, fast, tight, sure, steady, bound, sound, strong, tenacious.
protected, sheltered, under lock and key, immune, Defended, unassailable, out of danger, sure, unharmed, impregnable, guarded, harmless, safe, shielded, inviolable.
tight, taut, tense, dense, stiff, rigid, firm, snug.
n.come by, find, derive, accept, get together, bring. connect, safety, pin, attach, tie, clip. confident, belief, avoidable, self-possessed, self-assured, innocuous, attitude, controllable, preventable, self-confident. burned-out, baronial, stable, comfortable, colonial, appointed, carpeted, beachfront, brownstone, carbuncle, sturdy, cavernous, continue. dignified, forceful, fast, assertive, proud, bold. •firm (noun)
good, sheltered, guarantee, assure, procure, steady, safe-deposit, ensure, protected, guaranteed, unafraid, dependable, bonded, weatherproof, out of danger, covert, promised, tightened, moated, in safe custody, tight, burglarproof, inviolable, snug, fortified, unattackable, stormproof, sure, established, impregnable, safety-deposit, unassailable, shielded, firm, strong, battlemented, bastioned, assured, stop up, plug, fasten, insure, untroubled, fix, warranted, certified, batten, safe, secured, batten down, fail-safe, sound.
confident, able, steadfast, stable, determined.
corner, wrangle, annex, accumulate, incur, purchase, heap, amass, harvest, palm, score, lure, claim, bag, reap, garner, acquire, assume, net, pocket, retrieve, buy, collect, fetch, receive, land, add, procure.
•attach, tie up (verb)
tighten, tie, tie down, batten down, fix, close, bolt, fasten.
catch, gain, win, apprehend, snare, occupy, take, obtain, seize, arrest, abduct, achieve, collar, get, capture.
bolt, seal, fasten, stop, latch, close, jam, join, block, shut, lock.
closed, hermetic, airtight, clenched, sealed, unopened, up.
return, retort, protect, answer, bar, buffer, avert, argue, barricade, guard, shelter, respond, ward, support, shield, reply, uphold, oppose, fend, screen, resist, defend, counter, police, backfire, save, rebut, counterattack, cover, sustain.
countersign, assure, vouch, promise, pledge, affirm, guarantee, bond, certify, ensure, warrant, insure, safeguard.
capture, gain, get, catch, come by, annex, ensure, procure, lock, land, acquire, assure, guarantee, bag, achieve, take, win, buy, insure.
maintain, preserve, conserve.
•protect, make safe (verb)
fend, guard, cover, defend, safeguard, screen, shield.
stabilize, tie down, constrain, fix.
innocuous, safety, preventable, avoidable, Clinging, controllable. unerring, self-possessed, stable, clip, self-assured, infallible, fast, pin. sturdy, tenacious, confident. attach, connect. unfailing. bring. •acquire
shut, stop up.
stand up for.
safeguard, shield, defend.
•Other relevant words:
confident, assured, attach, determined, steady, sound, fastened, fast, steadfast, come by, stable, tie, established, derive, unfailing, bound.
Usage examples for secure
Even newspaper men rarely made the long trip from Boston or New York to secure his opinions, and when they came it was by permission and appointment. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009