the insured

noun

law
: a person who has insurance : a person whose life, health, or property is insured
The insured must submit a report of damage to property within 90 days.

Examples of the insured in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That kind of reimbursement would amount to between 50% and 75% of the insured trip cost. Nathan Diller, USA TODAY, 10 July 2024 The group had been working with insurance companies to offer its members Carry Guard policies that covered losses caused by firearms, even when the insured person intentionally killed or hurt somebody. Marco Quiroz-Gutierrez, Fortune, 30 May 2024 Although most insured adults who have taken these medications say their insurance covered at least part of the cost, about 53% of the insured people say the cost was still difficult to afford. Erin Clack, Peoplemag, 11 May 2024 The benefit itself ix tax exempt but any interest earned on the benefit once the insured person has died is subject to tax. Winnie Sun, Forbes, 19 Apr. 2023 The initial lawsuit filings are typically just a few pages long and based on a template that can be filled in with the name of the insured driver and the date of repair, a streamlined process that helps auto glass lawyers quickly file thousands of cases with relative ease. Eli Tan, Washington Post, 12 Nov. 2023 The statements of property values provided to insurers and banks are notoriously inaccurate in favor of the insured and borrowers. WSJ, 5 Oct. 2023 Rather, there’s a lot more commonality in the medical care received and (not) paid for by the insured and the uninsured than those labels might suggest. Time, 18 Aug. 2023 But when there aren't any willing buyers, the FDIC will take over the failing bank and pay its depositors up to the insured limit. Elisabeth Buchwald, USA TODAY, 10 Mar. 2023

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“The insured.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20insured. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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