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insured

[in-shoo rd, -shurd] /ɪnˈʃʊərd, -ˈʃɜrd/
noun
1.
the person, group, or organization whose life or property is covered by an insurance policy.
Origin of insured
1675-1685
First recorded in 1675-85; insure + -ed2
Related forms
uninsured, adjective
well-insured, adjective
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  • One night his house, which was uninsured, was burnt to the ground.

  • Factory, the loss estimated at £12,000, the premises were uninsured.

    Yarmouth Notes Frederick Danby Palmer
  • One of them is the prominence given to the fact that the Asylum is uninsured.

    Ghosts Henrik Ibsen
  • A few years afterwards the office was burned down, and the uninsured editor was left to begin his business over again.

    Men of Our Times Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • If the hotel, uninsured, had suddenly burst into flames, the 'Bishop' would have manifested far less consternation.

    Bunch Grass Horace Annesley Vachell
British Dictionary definitions for uninsured

uninsured

/ˌʌnɪnˈʃʊəd; -ˈʃɔːd/
adjective
1.
not covered by insurance: uninsured motorists

insured

/ɪnˈʃʊəd; -ˈʃɔːd/
adjective
1.
covered by insurance: an insured risk
noun
2.
the person, persons, or organization covered by an insurance policy
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