seguro

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Galician[edit]

Adjective[edit]

seguro m (feminine singular segura, masculine plural seguros, feminine plural seguras)

  1. secure, safe (free from danger)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese seguro, from Latin sēcūrus ‎(careless).

Cognate with Galician and Spanish seguro, Catalan and Occitan segur, French sûr, Italian sicuro and English sicker.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

seguro m ‎(feminine singular segura, masculine plural seguros, feminine plural seguras, comparable)

  1. safe; secure (free from danger)
    Não te preocupes, voar é seguro.
    Don’t worry, flying is safe.
    Essa ponte não me parece muito segura.
    This bridge doesn’t look very safe.
  2. sure; certain (without doubt)
    Não estou seguro de que ganharemos.
    I am not sure we will win.
  3. self-confident; selfsecure (confident in one’s abilities)
    Mesmo estando seguro, não consegui.
    Even though I was self-confident, I didn’t succeed.

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Noun[edit]

seguro m (plural seguros)

  1. (finance) insurance (indemnity against a future occurrence of an uncertain event)
    Comprei um seguro contra incêndios.
    I bought fire insurance.

Adverb[edit]

seguro (comparative mais seguro superlative o mais seguro)

  1. safe; safely (in a manner free from danger)
    Viaje seguro, use o cinto.
    Drive safe, use the seatbelt.

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Verb[edit]

seguro

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of segurar

Spanish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin secūrus.

Adjective[edit]

seguro m ‎(feminine singular segura, masculine plural seguros, feminine plural seguras)

  1. secure, safe (free from danger)
  2. certain, sure (of being correct)
    ¿Estás seguro? — Are you sure?
    Sí, estoy seguro. — Yes, I'm sure.
  3. (clarification of this Spanish definition is being sought) certain
  4. self-confident

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Antonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

seguro m ‎(plural seguros)

  1. insurance (business)

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian sicuro

Adjective[edit]

seguro m (feminine singular segura, masculine plural seguri, feminine plural segure)

  1. safe, secure
  2. certain