Definition of 'insurance'
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Should you get insurance for the boiler? The Sun (2017)You do not have to pay national insurance on any of it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The insurance company is more comfortable if the family moves in. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Lawyers and insurance brokers are the most likely to dress smartly. The Sun (2016)There is also the potential for further payment protection insurance claims. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Your insurance policy might only pay out if you do so. The Sun (2016)The change in law would mean compulsory third-party injury and damage insurance for all vehicles involved in sports. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Insurance business is quite mobile. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You don't think your house is going to burn down, but you pay for an insurance policy in case it does. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In the 1970s we could name six universities, the bottom few as comforting insurance in case you got lower grades than you hoped. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This was a case of insurance fraud on a significant scale. Times, Sunday Times (2015)You also need to check that your home insurance will protect your collection against fire and theft. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Look at taking out life insurance or critical illness cover. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The business of an insurance company can be defined as selling insurance. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)So the tough advice is to move if you cannot get insurance or the premiums are prohibitive. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Claims take longer to process and council taxes rise to pay for higher insurance. Times, Sunday Times (2006)You should check whether a claim can be made for the damage under any insurance policy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)His father was an insurance broker and his mother a housewife. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The payment protection insurance scandal is certainly not the only example by our high street banks. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Then you get to the ones that are an insurance policy. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The insurance premium in case we get injured alone would be huge. The Sun (2006)Firms usually buy insurance to protect themselves from potential product liability costs. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)He may also wish to think about income protection and critical illness insurance. Times, Sunday Times (2016)No wonder those people who began the pet insurance business became millionaires. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Make sure you get contents insurance and consider accidental damage. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They then a make an insurance claim for damage and whiplash injuries. The Sun (2014)Her husband was an insurance agent and they enjoyed a good social life. Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991)The most egregious example is in payment protection insurance. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But they will be met by an insurance policy taken out by the cop before he died. The Sun (2016)It is very important that it not wait until a lawsuit is filed to notify its insurance company. Christianity Today (2000)You do not have to pay tax on it and your employer won't pay national insurance. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Though they initially paid the farmer's claim, the insurance company became suspicious when an investigation found that he had been unusually calm when the emergency services arrived. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Translations for 'insurance'
British English: insurance /ɪnˈʃʊərəns; -ˈʃɔː-/ NOUN
Insurance is an arrangement in which you pay money regularly to a company, and they pay money to you if something unpleasant happens to you, for example if your property is stolen.
- American English: insurance
- Arabic: تَأْمِيـنُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: seguro
- Chinese: 保险
- Croatian: osiguranje
- Czech: pojištění
- Danish: forsikring
- Dutch: verzekering
- European Spanish: seguro aseguradora
- Finnish: vakuutus
- French: assurance
- German: Versicherung
- Greek: ασφάλιση
- Italian: assicurazione
- Japanese: 保険
- Korean: 보험
- Norwegian: forsikring
- Polish: ubezpieczenie
- European Portuguese: seguro
- Romanian: asigurare
- Russian: страховое соглашение
- Spanish: seguro contrato de aseguración
- Swedish: försäkring
- Thai: การประกัน
- Turkish: sigorta poliçe
- Ukrainian: страхування
- Vietnamese: bảo hiểm
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