nounWord builderThe prefix un- is often added to adjectives to make their opposites. (Insurance: General) Unemployment insurance is a system that makes payments to people if they lose their jobs. ▶ insurance1, insurance2, insurance3
⇒ Any employee who loses their job as specified in the scheme will be entitled to a
monthly unemployment insurance benefit for a specified period. ⇒ Mortgage unemployment insurance pays the mortgage of a policyholder who becomes involuntarily unemployed. ⇒ Unemployment insurance is a system that makes payments to people if they lose their jobs.
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