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Pronunciation: /ʃɔː(r); (AmE) ʃʊər/

Translation of sure in French:


  • [gen], sûr/-e (about, of de) I'm not sure when he's coming je ne sais pas trop quand il viendra we'll be there tomorrow for sure! on y sera demain sans faute! nobody knows for sure personne ne (le) sait au juste to make sure that (ascertain) s'assurer que (ensure) faire en sorte que he's sure to fail il va sûrement échouer to be sure of oneself être sûr/-e de soi


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