Make certain

Pronunciation of Make Certain
/mˌe͡ɪk sˈɜːtən/, /mˌe‍ɪk sˈɜːtən/, /m_ˌeɪ_k s_ˈɜː_t_ə_n/

Synonyms for make certain

ascertain (verb)

catch on, check, check out, check up on, confirm, determine, dig, discover, divine, establish, eye, eyeball, find out, fix, get hold of, identify, learn, make sure, peg, read, see, settle, size, size up, tell, verify, pick up, look-see, pick up on, get down pat, double-check, get it down, get the hang of, learn the ropes, get down cold.

ensure (verb)

arrange, assure, certify, cinch, clinch, effect, guard, insure, lock up, nail down, okay, protect, provide, safeguard, secure, set out, warrant, put on ice, lock on, make safe.

guarantee (verb)

affirm, angel, answer for, attest, aver, back, bankroll, cosign, endorse, ensure, evidence, evince, get behind, grubstake, guaranty, juice, maintain, mortgage, prove, reassure, stake, support, swear, testify, wager, witness, stand behind, stand up for, sign for, vouch for, be surety for, bind oneself, give bond, make bail, pick up the check, pick up the tab.

mind (verb)

baby-sit, behold, care for, discern, discipline, govern, keep an eye on, look, mark, note, notice, observe, oversee, perceive, regard, ride herd on, sit, superintend, supervise, watch, listen up, be attentive, give heed to, have charge of, mind the store.

settle (verb)

achieve, adjudicate, adjust, appoint, call the shots, choose, clean up, clear, clear up, complete, concert, conclude, decide, discharge, dispose, end, figure, judge, mediate, negotiate, order, pay, reconcile, regulate, rule, satisfy, seal, square, work out, put an end to, come to an agreement, come to a conclusion, make a decision, set to rights, come to a decision, form judgment, put into order.

verify (verb)

add up, authenticate, bear out, corroborate, debunk, demonstrate, document, hold up, justify, pan out, substantiate, test, try, stand up, check up.

Sense 1

consolidate, firm up, jell, ossify, solidify.

Sense 2

assure, crystallize, gel.

Sense 3


Sense 4

cement, strengthen.

Sense 5

certain, confirm.

Sense 6


Rhymes for make certain