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insured, past participle; insures, 3rd person singular present; insuring, present participle; insured, past tense;
  1. Arrange for compensation in the event of damage to or loss of (property), or injury to or the death of (someone), in exchange for regular advance payments to a company or government agency
    • - the table should be insured for $2,500
    • - the company had insured itself against a fall of the dollar
    • - businesses can insure against exchange rate fluctuations
  2. Provide insurance coverage with respect to
    • - subsidiaries set up to insure the risks of a group of companies
  3. Secure or protect someone against (a possible contingency)
    • - by appeasing Celia they might insure themselves against further misfortune
    • - such changes could insure against further violence and unrest

  1. see: be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something; "He verified that the valves were closed"; "See that the curtains are closed"; "control the quality of the product"
  2. guarantee: make certain of; "This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us"; "Preparation will guarantee success!"
  3. cover: protect by insurance; "The insurance won't cover this"
  4. (insured) a person whose interests are protected by an insurance policy; a person who contracts for an insurance policy that indemnifies him against loss of property or life or health etc.
  5. (insurance) promise of reimbursement in the case of loss; paid to people or companies so concerned about hazards that they have made prepayments to an insurance company
  6. (insurance) policy: written contract or certificate of insurance; "you should have read the small print on your policy"
  7. In law and economics, insurance is a form of risk management primarily used to hedge against the risk of a contingent, uncertain loss. Insurance is defined as the equitable transfer of the risk of a loss, from one entity to another, in exchange for payment. ...
  8. Insure++ is a memory debugger computer program, used by software developers to detect various errors in programs written in C and C++. It is made by Parasoft, and is functionally similar to other memory debuggers, such as Purify and Valgrind.
  9. (Insurance (football club)) Insurance (aka Medhin) is an Ethiopian football club, in the city of Addis Abeba. They play in the Ethiopian Premier League, the top level of professional football in Ethiopia.
  10. To provide for compensation if some specified risk occurs. Often agreed by policy (contract) to offer financial compensation in case of an accident, theft or other undesirable event; To deal in such contracts; subscribe to a policy of insurance; Alternative spelling of ensure: (transitive) To ...
  11. (insurance) A means of indemnity against a future occurrence of an uncertain event; The business of providing insurance; Metaphoric: Any attempt to anticipate an unfavorable event; Blackjack: A bet made after the deal, which pays off if the dealer has blackjack; An insurance policy
  12. (Insured) The party to an insurance arrangement whom the insurer agrees to indemnify for losses, provide benefits for, or render services to.
  13. (Insured) a person who has obtained health insurance coverage under a health insurance plan.
  14. (insured) when an auto transport company states that they are insured, this typically means that they have insurance to cover any damage that may occur to your vehicle while they are transporting it. ...
  15. (Insured) Person covered by the program.
  16. (Insured) The named person as shown on the application accepted by us.  This term does not extend to any other person having a share or interest in the crop (for example, a partnership, landlord, or any other person) unless specifically indicated on the accepted application.
  17. (Insured) Person who is indemnified against loss, damage or liability arising from an event that is contingent or unknown.
  18. (INSURED) The policyholder - the person(s) protected in case of a loss or claim.
  19. (Insured) person or organization purchasing or taking out insurance
  20. (Insured) The indemnified person(s) or company(ies) who receive the proceeds of insurance in the event of insurable loss or damage.
  21. (Insured) The individual who is insured against loss for health, auto, life, home, etc.
  22. (Insured) The person who is covered by an insurance policy; the policy owner; the policyholder.
  23. (INSURED) Corporation or individual underwritten by an insurance policy against the consequences of an event which could damage his assets, life, health and physical well-being.
  24. (INSURED) means an Eligible Person who arranges a Covered Trip and pays any required plan payment.
  25. (Insured) (1) named entity and every organization with express permission to use an insured vehicle. (2) every person with express or implied permission to drive or ride in an insured vehicle in accordance with rules and regulations governing the use of an insured vehicle.