What does "secure" mean in this sentence ?
He had to gain a mandate for his leadership and his party’s and in Lend-Lease secure the foundation of British resistance and American rearmament before risking new military or diplomatic initiatives
- RPLv 71 month agoFavorite Answer
In this context, it means gain or obtain.
- Anonymous1 month ago
to secure > firmly establish, protect against threats, make safe
- bluebellbkkLv 71 month ago
In this sentence 'secure' is a verb.
He had to gain a mandate ... and secure the foundation ...
- 1 month ago
Do your own bloody homework, young chap!