Security

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Security->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ security
security
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ guaranty
guaranty
guarantee
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ gage
gage
warranty
bond
tie
pledge
plight
mortgage
debenture
hypothecation
bill of sale
lien
pawn
pignoration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ real security
real security
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ vadium
vadium
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ stake
stake
deposit
earnest
handsel
caution
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ promissory note
promissory note
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ bill
bill
bill of exchange
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ I.O.U.
I.O.U.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ personal security
personal security
covenant
specialty
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ parole
parole
&c.(promise) 768
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ acceptance
acceptance
indorsement
signature
execution
stamp
seal
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ sponsor
sponsor
sponsion
sponsorship
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ surety
surety
bail
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ mainpernor
mainpernor
hostage
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ godchild
godchild
godfather
godmother
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ recognizance
recognizance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ deed of indemnity
deed of indemnity
covenant of indemnity
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ authentication
authentication
verification
warrant
certificate
voucher
doquet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ record
record
&c. 551
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ probate
probate
attested copy
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ receipt
receipt
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ acquittance
acquittance
quittance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ discharge
discharge
release
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ muniment
muniment
title deed
instrument
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ deed
deed
deed poll
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ assurance
assurance
indenture
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ charter
charter
&c.(compact) 769
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ charter poll
charter poll
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ paper
paper
parchment
settlement
will
testament
last will and testament
codicil
PARAG:Security->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ give security
give security
give bail
give substantial bail
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ go bail
go bail
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ pawn
pawn
impawn
spout
mortgage
hypothecate
impignorate
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ guarantee
guarantee
warrant
assure
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ accept
accept
indorse
underwrite
insure
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ execute
execute
stamp
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ sign
sign
seal
&c.(evidence) 467
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ let
let
sett
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ grant a lease
grant a lease
take a lease
hold a lease
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ hold in pledge
hold in pledge
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ lend on security
lend on security
&c. 787

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Security — is the condition of being protected against danger, loss, and criminals. In the general sense, security is a concept similar to safety. The nuance between the two is an added emphasis on being protected from dangers that originate from outside.… …   Wikipedia

  • security — se·cur·i·ty /si kyu̇r ə tē/ n pl ties 1 a: something (as a mortgage or collateral) that is provided to make certain the fulfillment of an obligation used his property as security for a loan b: surety see also …   Law dictionary

  • security — [si kyoor′ə tē] n. pl. securities [ME securite < L securitas < securus: see SECURE] 1. the state of being or feeling secure; freedom from fear, anxiety, danger, doubt, etc.; state or sense of safety or certainty 2. something that gives or… …   English World dictionary

  • Security — Se*cu ri*ty, n.; pl. {Securities}. [L. securitas: cf. F. s[ e]curit[ e]. See {Secure}, and cf. {Surety}.] 1. The condition or quality of being secure; secureness. Specifically: (a) Freedom from apprehension, anxiety, or care; confidence of power… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • security — Something given or pledged to a person who is lending money in order to secure or guarantee payment of that debt. (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy Terms) Under Title 11 U.S.C. Section 101: (49) The term security (A) includes (i) note; (ii)… …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • Security — Widefield, CO U.S. Census Designated Place in Colorado Population (2000): 29845 Housing Units (2000): 10177 Land area (2000): 14.522255 sq. miles (37.612466 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.493456 sq. miles (1.278046 sq. km) Total area (2000):… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Security, CO — Security Widefield, CO U.S. Census Designated Place in Colorado Population (2000): 29845 Housing Units (2000): 10177 Land area (2000): 14.522255 sq. miles (37.612466 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.493456 sq. miles (1.278046 sq. km) Total area… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • security — (n.) mid 15c., condition of being secure, from L. securitas, from securus (see SECURE (Cf. secure)). Meaning freedom from care is from 1550s; that of something which secures is from 1580s; safety of a state, person, etc. is from 1941. Legal sense …   Etymology dictionary

  • security — [n1] safety, protection aegis, agreement, armament, armor, asylum, bail, bond, care, collateral, compact, contract, covenant, cover, custody, defense, earnest, freedom, guarantee, guard, immunity, insurance, pact, pawn, pledge, precaution,… …   New thesaurus

  • security — surety, guaranty, *guarantee, bond, bail Analogous words: *pledge, earnest, token …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • security — ► NOUN (pl. securities) 1) the state of being or feeling secure. 2) the safety of a state or organization against criminal activity such as terrorism or espionage. 3) a thing deposited or pledged as a guarantee of the fulfilment of an undertaking …   English terms dictionary

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