underinsure

underinsure
underinsured, adj.
/un'deuhr in shoor", -sherr"/, v.t., underinsured, underinsuring.
to insure for an amount less than the true or replacement value: It's risky to underinsure your home.
[UNDER- + INSURE]

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underinsureˈ (↑insure) vi vt(4b)
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  • underinsure — underinsured, adj. /un deuhr in shoor , sherr /, v.t., underinsured, underinsuring. to insure for an amount less than the true or replacement value: It s risky to underinsure your home. [UNDER + INSURE] * * * …   Universalium

  • underinsure — verb To insure insufficiently. Since the house was underinsured, we couldnt afford to replace most of the furniture after the fire. See Also: underinsurance …   Wiktionary

  • underinsure — un•der•in•sure [[t]ˌʌn dər ɪnˈʃʊər, ˈʃɜr[/t]] v. t. sured, sur•ing bus to insure for an amount less than the true or replacement value • Etymology: 1890 …   From formal English to slang

  • underinsure — /ʌndərɪnˈʃɔ/ (say unduhrin shaw) verb (t) (underinsured, underinsuring) 1. to insure (possessions) for less than their full value. 2. to insure (oneself) for less than the full value of one s possessions. –underinsurance, noun …  

  • underinsurance — noun Inadequate insurance. See Also: underinsure …   Wiktionary

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