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Secure
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This clue has been rated as VERY COMMON
We've rated Secure as VERY COMMON as it is a very popular clue with cruciverbalists.

8 September 2021
Last seen in: Evening Standard Quick Crossword

We found 46 answers for the crossword clue 'Secure', the most recent of which was seen in the Evening Standard Quick Crossword.

This clue looks to be a standard clue as in it's a NON-CRYPTIC crossword based on the publications in which we have recently seen it.

We have given Secure a popularity rating of 'Very Common' because it has featured in a numerous crossword publications and has multiple answers.

As well as being a clue we've also seen Secure as an answer itself some 169 times.

Secure is a single word clue made up of 6 letters.

We most recently saw this clue in 'Evening Standard Quick Crossword' on Friday, 10 September 2021 with the answer being SAFE, we also found SAFE to be the most popular answer for this clue.

We've seen this clue in the following publications:

Definitions and usage

Before we get to our crossword answers for 'Secure', take a look at the definitions and example uses below, sometimes these help you think of different words or phrases that are common to 'Secure' and give you a hint.

  • Make certain of; "This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us"; "Preparation will guarantee success!"
  • Assure payment of
  • Cause to be firmly attached; "fasten the lock onto the door"; "she fixed her gaze on the man"
  • Financially sound; "a good investment"; "a secure investment"
  • Furnish with battens; "batten ships"
  • Fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug; "plug the hole"; "stop up the leak"
  • Get by special effort; "He procured extra cigarettes even though they were rationed"
  • Free from fear or doubt; easy in mind; "he was secure that nothing will be held against him"
  • Free from danger or risk; "secure from harm"; "his fortune was secure"; "made a secure place for himself in his field"
  • Not likely to fail or give way; "the lock was secure"; "a secure foundation"; "a secure hold on her wrist"
  • Immune to attack; incapable of being tampered with; "an impregnable fortress"; "fortifications that made the frontier inviolable"; "a secure telephone connection"

Anagrams

We found 4 anagrams for the word 'Secure'.

  • Cereus Genus of much-branched treelike or shrubby cacti with pronounced ribs and rounded needlelike spines and nocturnal flowers usually white
  • ceruse A poisonous white pigment that contains lead
  • recuse Challenge or except to a judge as being incompetent or interested, in canon and civil law
  • rescue Recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"

Crossword Answers

3 Letters

FIX
A determination of the place where something is; "he got a good fix on the target"

GET
A return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent

ICE
A rink with a floor of ice for ice hockey or ice skating; "the crowd applauded when she skated out onto the ice"

PEG
A holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing

TIE
A fastener that serves to join or connect; "the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction"

4 Letters

BIND
Something that hinders as if with bonds

FAST
Abstaining from food

FIRM
The members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments; "he worked for a brokerage house"

GOOD
Of moral excellence; "a genuinely good person"; "a just cause"; "an upright and respectable man"

LAND
Agriculture considered as an occupation or way of life; "farming is a strenuous life"; "there's no work on the land any more"

LOCK
Any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body is twisted or pressured

MOOR
One of the Muslim people of north Africa; of mixed Arab and Berber descent; converted to Islam in the 8th century; conqueror of Spain in the 8th century

PLUG
Make a plug for; praise the qualities or in order to sell or promote

SAFE
Contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse

SEAL
A device incised to make an impression; used to secure a closing or to authenticate documents

5 Letters

TIGHT
(of a contest or contestants) evenly matched; "a close contest"; "a close election"; "a tight game"

6 Letters

ANCHOR
A mechanical device that prevents a vessel from moving

ASSURE
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"

ATTACH
Create social or emotional ties; "The grandparents want to bond with the child"

ATTAIN
To gain with effort; "she achieved her goal despite setbacks"

BATTEN
Stuffing made of rolls or sheets of cotton wool or synthetic fiber

CLENCH Chris Roberson
The act of grasping; "he released his clasp on my arm"; "he has a strong grip for an old man"; "she kept a firm hold on the railing"

CLINCH
(boxing) the act of one boxer holding onto the other to avoid being hit and to rest momentarily

ENSURE
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"

FASTEN
Make tight or tighter; "Tighten the wire"

INSURE
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"

OBTAIN
Be valid, applicable, or true; "This theory still holds"

RESCUE
Recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"

SEALUP

STABLE
A farm building for housing horses or other livestock

STEADY
Not liable to fluctuate or especially to fall; "stocks are still firm"

STOPUP
Fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug; "plug the hole"; "stop up the leak"

STRONG
Being distilled rather than fermented; having a high alcoholic content; "hard liquor"

7 Letters

ACQUIRE
Win something through one's efforts; "I acquired a passing knowledge of Chinese"; "Gain an understanding of international finance"

PROCURE
Arrange for sexual partners for others

STRAPIN

8 Letters

MAKESAFE

UNAFRAID
Oblivious of dangers or perils or calmly resolute in facing them

9 Letters

GUARANTEE
A written assurance that some product or service will be provided or will meet certain specifications

10 Letters

BATTENDOWN
Furnish with battens; "batten ships"

DEPENDABLE
Worthy of reliance or trust; "a reliable source of information"; "a dependable worker"

INVIOLABLE
Incapable of being transgressed or dishonored; "the person of the king is inviolable"; "an inviolable oath"

UNTROUBLED
Free from turmoil or worries; "untroubled times"

11 Letters

IMPREGNABLE
Incapable of being overcome, challenged or refuted; "an impregnable argument"; "impregnable self-confidence"

12 Letters

UNASSAILABLE
Without flaws or loopholes; "an ironclad contract"; "a watertight alibi"; "a bulletproof argument"

UNATTACKABLE
Immune to attack; incapable of being tampered with; "an impregnable fortress"; "fortifications that made the frontier inviolable"; "a secure telephone connection"

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