insured
in·sured n: a person whose life, physical well-being, or property is the subject of insurance

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

insured
index agreed (promised), definite, fully secured, official, safe, secure (free from danger)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


insured
n.
A person covered by an insurance policy.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


insured
The person or entity who is covered by an insurance policy.
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

insured
A person or organisation covered by an insurance policy.

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.


insured
n. A person who pays for and receives the prospective benefit of an insurance policy.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.


insured
The person who obtains or is otherwise covered by insurance on his or her health, life, or property. The insured in a policy is not limited to the insured named in the policy but applies to anyone who is insured under the policy.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


insured
The person who obtains or is otherwise covered by insurance on his or her health, life, or property. The insured in a policy is not limited to the insured named in the policy but applies to anyone who is insured under the policy.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

insured
n.
   1) the person or entity who will be compensated for loss by an insurer under the terms of a contract called an insurance policy.
   2) the person whose life is insured by life insurance, after whose death the benefits go to others.
   See also: insurance

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • Insured — Insure In sure, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Insured}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Insuring}.] [OE. ensuren, prob. for assuren, by a change of prefix. See 1st {In }, and {Sure}, and cf. {Assure}, {Ensure}.] [Written also {ensure}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To make sure or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • insured — [[t]ɪnʃʊ͟ə(r)d[/t]] N COUNT: usu sing, the N (insured is both the singular and the plural form.) The insured is the person who is insured by a particular policy. [LEGAL] Once the insured has sold his policy, he naturally loses all rights to it …   English dictionary

  • insured — Ordinarily, synonymous with assured. 29 Am J Rev ed Ins § 239. The person in whose favor a contract of insurance is operative and who is indemnified against, or is to receive a certain sum upon, the happening of a specified contingency or event.… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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