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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 en·sure /ɪnˈʃʊr/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·sure v. t.
 1. To make sure. See Insure.
 2. To betroth. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·sure v. t. [imp. & p. p. Insured p. pr. & vb. n. Insuring.]  [Written also ensure.]
 1. To make sure or secure; as, to insure safety to any one.
 2. Specifically, to secure against a loss by a contingent event, on certain stipulated conditions, or at a given rate or premium; to give or to take an insurance on or for; as, a merchant insures his ship or its cargo, or both, against the dangers of the sea; goods and buildings are insured against fire or water; persons are insured against sickness, accident, or death; and sometimes hazardous debts are insured.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: make certain of; "This nest egg will ensure a nice
           retirement for us"; "Preparation will guarantee
           success!" [syn: guarantee, insure, assure, secure]
      2: be careful or certain to do something; make certain of
         something; "He verified that the valves were closed"; "See
         that the curtains are closed"; "control the quality of the
         product" [syn: see, check, insure, see to it, control,
          ascertain, assure]