“To ensure” means to make certain. “To insure” means to protect against risk by regularly paying an insurance company. Example: I assure you that she is a skilled technician.
How do you use insure and Ensure?
Remember: Use “insures” when referring to the specific idea of protection that has a policy attached, and use “ensures” when referring to actions done to guarantee a specific outcome. For example: “To ensure I don’t have to pay additional fees, I decided to insure my trip.”
What is insure used for?
To assure someone is to remove someone’s doubts. To ensure something is to make sure it happens—to guarantee it. To insure something or someone is to cover it with an insurance policy.
What is another word for insure?
Some common synonyms of insure are assure, ensure, and secure.