Simple Definition of indemnity
: a promise to pay for the cost of possible damage, loss, or injury
: a payment made to someone because of damage, loss, or injury
Examples of indemnity in a sentence
an agreement providing indemnity against prosecution
has paid $2 million in indemnities
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