Word:

Insure

In`sure´
v. t.1.
[imp. & p. p. Insured ; p. pr. & vb. n. Insuring.]
1.To make sure or secure; as, to insure safety to any one.
2.Specifically, to secure against a loss by a contingent event, on certain stipulated conditions, or at a given rate or premium; to give or to take an insurance on or for; as, a merchant insures his ship or its cargo, or both, against the dangers of the sea; goods and buildings are insured against fire or water; persons are insured against sickness, accident, or death; and sometimes hazardous debts are insured.
v. i.1.To underwrite; to make insurance; as, a company insures at three per cent.
Verb1.insure - be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something; "He verified that the valves were closed"; "See that the curtains are closed"; "control the quality of the product"
2.insure - make certain of; "This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us"; "Preparation will guarantee success!"
3.insure - protect by insurance; "The insurance won't cover this"
Synonyms: underwrite, cover
4.insure - take out insurance for
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Insurable
insurable interest
Insurance
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insurance broker
insurance claim
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Insurance on lives
insurance policy
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insurance underwriter
Insurancer
Insurant
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insured
insured person
Insurer
Insurgence
insurgency
Insurgent
Insurmountability
Insurmountable
Insurmountableness
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Insurrection
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Insusceptibility
Insusceptible
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