insurance adjuster

noun

Definition of insurance adjuster

US
:a person who works for an insurance company and whose job is to decide how much money the company will pay people when they are injured or when their property is damaged, lost, or stolen

Word by Word Definitions

insurance play
  1. : the business of insuring persons or property

  2. : coverage by contract whereby one party undertakes to indemnify or guarantee another against loss by a specified contingency or peril

  3. : the sum for which something is insured

  1. : being a score that adds to a team's lead and makes it impossible for the opposing team to tie the game with its next score

adjuster play
  1. : one that adjusts


Law Dictionary

insurance adjuster

noun

legal Definition of insurance adjuster

:a person employed by insurer or insured to determine the loss under an insurance policy

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