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1. giving confidence;

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Assuring \As*sur"ing\, a. That assures; tending to assure; giving confidence. -- As*sur"ing*ly, adv. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Assure \As*sure\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Assured; p. pr. & vb. n. Assuring.] [OF. ase["u]rer, F. assurer, LL. assecurare; L. ad + securus secure, sure, certain. See Secure, Sure, and cf. Insure.] 1. To make sure or certain; to render confident by a promise, declaration, or other evidence. [1913 Webster] His promise that thy seed shall bruise our foe . . . Assures me that the bitterness of death Is past, and we shall live. --Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. To declare to, solemnly; to assert to (any one) with the design of inspiring belief or confidence. [1913 Webster] I dare assure thee that no enemy Shall ever take alive the noble Brutus. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. To confirm; to make certain or secure. [1913 Webster] And it shall be assured to him. --Lev. xxvii. 19. [1913 Webster] And hereby we know that we are of the truth, and shall assure our hearts before him. --1 John iii. 19. [1913 Webster] 4. To affiance; to betroth. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster] 5. (Law) To insure; to covenant to indemnify for loss, or to pay a specified sum at death. See Insure. [1913 Webster] Syn: To declare; aver; avouch; vouch; assert; asseverate; protest; persuade; convince. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

assuring adj 1: giving confidence