seguro

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish seguro.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: se‧gu‧ro

Adverb[edit]

seguro

  1. maybe

Adjective[edit]

seguro

  1. sure

Verb[edit]

seguro

  1. to make sure; to verify; to recheck; to use extra care or caution
  2. to secure; to make oneself secure of

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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.
    Synonym: certo
  3. self-confident; selfsecure (confident in one’s abilities)
    Mesmo estando seguro, não consegui.
    Even though I was self-confident, I didn’t succeed.
    Synonym: confiante

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.
    Synonym: seguramente

Verb[edit]

seguro

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

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin secūrus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /seˈɡuɾo/, [seˈɣuɾo]

Adjective[edit]

seguro (feminine singular segura, masculine plural seguros, feminine plural seguras) (superlative segurísimo)

  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. secure, firm, stable (not likely to fall)
  4. self-confident

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Noun[edit]

seguro m (plural seguros)

  1. insurance (indemnity against a future occurrence)

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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

Descendants[edit]