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Meaning of securely by Wiktionary Dictionary

securely


    Etymology

    secure +‎ -ly

    Adverb

    securely ( comparative more securely, superlative most securely )

    1. In a secure manner; without fear or apprehension; without danger; safely .

    See also

    • securely in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913


Explanation of securely by Wordnet Dictionary

securely


    Adverb
    1. in a secure manner

    2. she held the child securely
    3. in an invulnerable manner

    4. the agreed line was to involve at several points the withdrawal of French troops from positions which they had quite securely held
    5. in a manner free from fear or risk

    6. the outcome of expansion in the sixties and seventies will be an academic hierarchy securely supported by scholastic selection
    7. in a confident and unselfconscious manner

    8. he acts very securely in front of the camera


    Definition of securely by GCIDE Dictionary

    securely


    1. Securely, adv. In a secure manner; without fear or apprehension; without danger; safely.

      His daring foe . . . securely him defied. Milton.