insurer

noun in·sur·er \ in-ˈshu̇r-ər , -ˈshər- \
Updated on: 15 Apr 2018

Definition of insurer

: one that insures; specifically : an insurance underwriter

Examples of insurer in a Sentence

  1. In this policy, the insurer agrees to pay for all medical expenses.

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First Known Use of insurer

1654

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insurer

Definition of insurer for English Language Learners

  • : a company that provides insurance


Law Dictionary

insurer

noun in·sur·er \ in-ˈshu̇r-ər \

legal Definition of insurer

: one that contracts to indemnify another by way of insurance : an insurance company or underwriter


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