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insure against sth

phrasal verb with insure uk   /ɪnˈʃɔːr/  us   /ɪnˈʃʊr/ verb
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insure against sth

phrasal verb with insure uk   us   /ɪnˈʃʊər/ verb [I or T] INSURANCE
to do something in ​order to prevent something unpleasant from ​happening or from affecting you: You can't ​insure against ​staff getting dissatisfied and ​leaving.
(Definition of insure against sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “insure against sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 对…采取预防措施…
in Chinese (Traditional) 對…採取預防措施…
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