Definition of security Pronunciation
1. An electrical device that sets off an alarm when someone tries to break in.
2. A guarantee that an obligation will be met.
3. Freedom from anxiety or fear.
4. Measures taken as a precaution against theft or espionage or sabotage etc..
Military security has been stepped up since the recent uprising.
5. A department responsible for the security of the institution's property and workers.
The head of security was a former policeman.
6. The state of being free from danger or injury.
7. Defense against financial failure; financial independence.
His pension gave him security in his old age.
8. Property that your creditor can claim in case you default on your obligation.
9. A formal declaration that documents a fact of relevance to finance and investment; the holder has a right to receive interest or dividends.
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English - English - security Pronunciation
n. safety; protection, defense; act of making safe; pledge, guarantee; stock, bond; freedom from danger; serenity, tranquility
adj. pertaining to safety
English - Spanish - security Pronunciation
s. seguridad, certidumbre, certitud; guardia; certificado de garantía, abonamiento, caución, fianza, prenda
adj. de seguridad
English - French - security Pronunciation
n. sûreté; sécurité; assurance; garantie; caution; action, valeur; tranquillité; calme
adj. de sécurité, de garantie
English - German - security Pronunciation
n. Sicherheit; Geborgenheit; Sicherheitsdienst; Wertpapiere
adj. Sicherheit
English - Italian - security Pronunciation
s. sicurezza, tranquillità; certezza; protezione, difesa, salvaguardia; garanzia; cauzione; garante; stabilità, fermezza, saldezza; titolo, valore immobiliare, obbligazione
agg. sicurezza
English - Portuguese - security Pronunciation
s. confiança; segurança; proteção; promessa; fiança; documento de valor, garantia; tranquilidade
adj. de segurança
English - Russian - security Pronunciation
с. безопасность, поручитель; органы безопасности; уверенность, надежность; охрана, защита; гарантия, залог, обеспечение, поручительство, порука
прил. относящийся к охране, относящийся к защите
English - Turkish - security Pronunciation
i. depozito, güvenlik, emniyet, güvenlik önlemleri, selamet, rehin, ipotek, teminât, kefalet, güvence
English - Dutch - security Pronunciation
zn. zekerheid; veiligheid; bescherming; gijzeling; effect; waarborg
bn. veiligheids-
English - Greek - security Pronunciation
ουσ. ασφάλεια, εγγύηση, μετοχή, χρεόγραφο, σιγουριά, ασφάλιση, εγγυητής
English - Chinese - security Pronunciation
(名) 安全, 安全感; 防护, 防御; 防备, 保安; 保证
English - Chinese - security Pronunciation
(名) 安全, 安全感; 防護, 防禦; 防備, 保安; 保證
English - Japanese - security Pronunciation
(形) 安全保障の
(名) 安全; 安全面; 防衛; 警備
English - Korean - security Pronunciation
명. 안전, 안심, 방호; 보증; 유가증권
형. 안전의, 보안의

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