What does the word security mean?

Usage examples for security

  1. That I am not so is your security for my faith. – Wife in Name Only by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  2. But Jack has no such security. – A Rock in the Baltic by Robert Barr
  3. He had lived softly, and it would have suited him considerably better to have spent that bitter evening in the warmth and security of Clavering's ranch. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss