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insure

 
Verb insure has 4 senses
  1. see, check, insure, see to it, ensure, control, ascertain, assure - be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something; "He verified that the valves were closed"; "See that the curtains are closed"; "control the quality of the product"
    --1 is one way to verify
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
  2. guarantee, ensure, insure, assure, secure - make certain of; "This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us"; "Preparation will guarantee success!"
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
  3. cover, insure, underwrite - protect by insurance; "The insurance won't cover this"
    --3 is one way to guarantee, warrant
    Derived forms: noun insurer1, noun insurance1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  4. insure - take out insurance for
    --4 is one way to
    protect
    Derived form: noun insurance3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
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