insure
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insure
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (finance)
a. asegurar
I've insured my car against theft and vandalism.He asegurado mi coche contra robo y vandalismo.
b. hacer un seguro
Tomas insured his home against fire and theft.Tomás hizo un seguro de hogar contra incendios y robo.
2. (to ensure)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. asegurar
We insured the safety of all of the animals used in the filming of the movie.Aseguramos la seguridad de todos los animales que participaron en el rodaje de la película.
b. garantizar
The teachers work together to insure all students succeed.Los maestros trabajan juntos para garantizar que todos los estudiantes tengan éxito.
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insure
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. asegurar
to insure one's lifehacerse un seguro de vida
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insure [ɪnˈʃʊəʳ]
transitive verb
[+house, property] asegurar
to insure sb or sb's life hacer un seguro de vida a algn; to insure o.s. or one's life hacerse un seguro de vida
to insure sth against fire/theft asegurar algo contra incendios/robo
to insure one's life for £500,000 hacerse un seguro de vida por valor de 500.000 libras
to be insured to do sth tener un seguro que permite hacer algo
I'm insured to drive any car tengo un seguro que me permite conducir cualquier coche; I'm insured to drive my husband's car estoy en el seguro del coche de mi marido
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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