insured

[ in-shoo rd, -shurd ]
/ ɪnˈʃʊərd, -ˈʃɜrd /

noun

the person, group, or organization whose life or property is covered by an insurance policy.

Origin of insured

First recorded in 1675–85; insure + -ed2

Related forms

un·in·sured, adjectivewell-in·sured, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for insureds

insured

/ (ɪnˈʃʊəd, -ˈʃɔːd) /

adjective

covered by insurancean insured risk

noun

the person, persons, or organization covered by an insurance policy
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