Definition of sureness in US English:



  • See sure

    • ‘That may sound dull, but he composed with a lyrical sureness of balance that makes his art as pure and purifying as he hoped.’
    • ‘Yesterday, the Pope's certainty in his destiny was strong as ever but this time the clergy who gathered around him sensed a different kind of sureness.’
    • ‘There is a sureness of way, a gentle dignity and steadiness of purpose about a camel.’
    • ‘Technically perfect, she stuck her landings with sureness and confidence.’
    • ‘It is meticulously incised with an image startling in its sureness of line, composition and structure, and magnificent in its subtlety.’