Definitions English

  • The act, business, or system of insuring.
  • The state of being insured.
  • A means of being insured.
  • Coverage by a contract binding a party to indemnify another against specified loss in return for premiums paid.
  • The sum or rate for which such a contract insures something.
  • The periodic premium paid for this coverage.
  • A protective measure: biking helmets that provide insurance against a head injury.
  • Sports Of, relating to, or being a score that increases a team's lead enough to prevent the opposing team from tying the game with one more score: an insurance run.