Definition of insurer in English:


Syllabification: in·sur·er
Pronunciation: /inˈSHo͝orər


  • A person or company that underwrites an insurance risk; the party in an insurance contract undertaking to pay compensation.
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    • Even switching the amount of the shortfall predicted by your insurer to a repayment mortgage will help.
    • Patients referred to hospital specialists not contracted to their insurer will have to pay extra.
    • Yet there is no prohibition against insurances where the insurer does have an interest in the life of the insured.

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