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American English: /ɪnˈʃʊrəns/
British English: /ɪnˈʃʊər(ə)ns/

Translation of insurance in Spanish:


  • 1 uncountable (Finance) he works in insurance
    trabaja en el ramo de los seguros
    medical/fire insurance
    seguro médico/de or contra incendios
    to take out insurance
    hacerse or contratar un seguro
    (before noun) insurance agent/broker
    Example sentences
    • Lawyers fees, taxes and insurance must all be paid.
    • He said increased overheads such as insurance, rents and service charges have resulted in some shops becoming unviable.
    • Take a look at your expenses over the last year to get an idea of annual expenses, such as taxes, insurance and subscription services.
    Example sentences
    • He stands accused of setting fire to the store to collect insurance on the building and its contents.
    • The murders took place to collect insurance on slaves who were sick and dying and therefore would not, on reaching land, become marketable commodities.
    • Why not just burn the kitchen down when I light the stove so I can collect insurance and spend it all on college tuition?
  • 2 (precaution) (no plural) I take vitamin C as an insurance against colds
    tomo vitamina C como prevención contra los catarros or para prevenir los catarros
    Example sentences
    • The additional altitude would give us a bit of insurance against a possible explosive mid-air meeting with one of our friends.
    • It was designed not as a gambling arena, it was designed as insurance against the possibility you will not have enough savings.
    • My husband's just had a phone call from the bank trying to sell him Card Protection insurance.
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