assured
as·sured n pl assured or assureds: insured

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


assured
The person or entity that is insured, often found in insurance contracts.
Category: Personal Finance & Retirement

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


assured
A person protected by insurance coverage against loss or damage stipulated by the provisions of a policy purchased from an insurance company or an underwriter.

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


assured
A person protected by insurance coverage against loss or damage stipulated by the provisions of a policy purchased from an insurance company or an underwriter.

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

assured
n.
   the person or entity that is insured, often found in insurance contracts.
   See also: insurance

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • assured — (adj.) of persons, confident, self assured, late 14c., pp. adjective from ASSURE (Cf. assure). Related: Assuredly; assuredness …   Etymology dictionary

  • Assured — As*sured , a. Made sure; safe; insured; certain; indubitable; not doubting; bold to excess. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • assured — ► ADJECTIVE 1) confident. 2) protected against change or ending. DERIVATIVES assuredly adverb …   English terms dictionary

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  • assured — ▪ I. assured as‧sured 1 [əˈʆʊəd ǁ əˈʆʊrd] noun the ( life) assured INSURANCE the person or organization that will receive the money from an assurance agreement, or the person whose life is covered by the agreement; = the insured AmE: • A policy… …   Financial and business terms

  • assured — [[t]əʃʊ͟ə(r)d[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ GRADED Someone who is assured is very confident and relaxed. He was infinitely more assured than in his more recent parliamentary appearances. Syn: composed Derived words: assuredness N UNCOUNT This a lyrical work… …   English dictionary

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