Synonyms of insurance
1 assuranceDictionary • You are advised to take out insurance on your lenses.
assurance • endowment assurance
cover • Make sure that the firm's accident cover is adequate.
security • He loves the security of a happy home life.
protection • Innocence is no protection from the evils in our society.
indemnity • They had failed to take out full indemnity cover.
2 protectionDictionary • Put something away as insurance against failure of the business.
protection • The primary duty of parents is the protection of their children.
security • The banks will pledge the land as security.
guarantee • The goods were still under guarantee.
shelter • the hut where they were given food and shelter
safeguard • A system like ours lacks adequate safeguards for civil liberties.
warranty • The equipment comes with a twelve-month warranty.
something to fall back on (informal)
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assuranceAssurance is insurance that provides cover in the event of death.
• endowment assurance
coverInsurance cover is a guarantee from an insurance company that money will be paid by them if it is needed.
• Make sure that the firm's accident cover is adequate.
• The goods were still under guarantee.
Thesaurus for insurance from the Collins English Thesaurus
the act, system, or business of providing financial protection for property, life, health, etc, against specified contingencies, such as death, loss, or damage, and involving payment of regular premiums in return for a policy guaranteeing such protec...