Definition of policyholder in English:

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policyholder

Pronunciation: /ˈpäləsēˌhōldər/

noun

A person or group in whose name an insurance policy is held.
Example sentences
  • CA claims that this insurance adds to policyholders ' debts instead of protecting them against hardship.
  • Increasingly, investigators find themselves battling gangs that steal the identity of a policyholder and then file false claims under his name.
  • The scheme is an insurance policy that will pay a regular income if the policyholder cannot work - usually after three or six months off work.

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Syllabification: pol·i·cy·hold·er

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