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See definition of securely on Dictionary.com
  • as infast
  • as infirmly
  • as instrongly

synonyms for securely

  • hard
  • tight
  • firm
  • deeply
  • firmly
  • solidly
  • soundly
  • steadfastly
  • tightly

antonyms for securely

MOST RELEVANT
  • loosely
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    How to use securely in a sentence

    Aristide replaced the baby, and with a complicated arrangement of string fastened it securely to the seat.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    With a writhing motion she settled herself more securely in the hammock.
    THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
    After he was securely bound he was forced to stand while the two, with foul epithets, hung the body of the corporal over the road.
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    Now, all Jess could see were two thick chunks of wood nailed securely to the closed door opposite the open one.
    THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
    They went round it, tried the door into the yard, and the windows, but found them all fastened securely.
    THE EMPTY HOUSE AND OTHER GHOST STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
    I gave the papers to Captain Lancing and Mr. Maxwell, and asked them to see that they were securely placed away.
    THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
    Gale, realizing immediately her friends intention, grasped her end of the rope more securely.
    THE ADVENTURE GIRLS AT K BAR OCLAIR BLANK
    The vessel was securely moored, for she could not drag that great expanse of canvas through the seas.
    THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
    He rolled Harvey over, and the next moment he and Bob had him securely pinned to the floor.
    THE RIVAL CAMPERSRUEL PERLEY SMITH
    He was, however, so scientifically and securely built, that he withstood all the rough usage he received.
    DIGBY HEATHCOTEW.H.G. KINGSTON
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO SECURELY

    • deeply
    • firm
    • firmly
    • hard
    • securely
    • solidly
    • soundly
    • steadfastly
    • tight
    • tightly
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