verb (used with object), re·as·sured, re·as·sur·ing.
- to restore to assurance or confidence: His praise reassured me.
- to assure again.
- to reinsure.
- to relieve (someone) of anxieties; restore confidence to
- another term for reinsure
“restore (someone) to confidence,” 1590s, from re- “back, again” + assure. Related: Reassured; reassuring.