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Synonyms for underwrite
ˌʌn dərˈraɪt, ˈʌn dərˌraɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. underwrite, subvention, subvent(verb)

    guarantee financial support of

    "The opera tour was subvented by a bank"

    subvention, cover, subvent, insure

  2. cover, insure, underwrite(verb)

    protect by insurance

    "The insurance won't cover this"

    brood, get over, embrace, plow, wrap up, enshroud, compensate, breed, encompass, guarantee, overlay, continue, treat, hatch, incubate, report, track, extend, cut across, see, see to it, cut through, deal, assure, shroud, secure, control, overcompensate, address, spread over, hide, traverse, pass over, comprehend, ensure, handle, ascertain, cover, cross, get across, subvention, cover up, insure, subvent, check

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. underwrite(v. a.)

    subscribe, undersign

  2. underwrite(v. a.)


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. underwrite(v)

    insure, subscribe

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How to use underwrite in a sentence?

  1. Lillian Smith:

    To believe in something to yet proved and to underwrite it with our lives it is the only way we can leave the future open.

  2. John Wood:

    We have huge demand. And we have donors who are willing to underwrite it and you've got the FDA freezing the market.

  3. Tom Newberry:

    There are a lot more situations where banks can’t underwrite the risk or are less comfortable doing so, we think it is an ongoing opportunity and we think getting this team gives us the opportunity to address that.

  4. Chief Financial Officer Alan Dean:

    The fines, we can't use to underwrite some other part of our business.

  5. John Collomosse:

    This is an application of blockchain for the public good, in my view, the only reasonable use of the blockchain is when you have independent organizations that dont necessarily trust one another but they do have this vested interest in this collective goal of mutual trust. And what were looking to do is secure the National Archives of government all around the world, so that we can underwrite their integrity using this technology.

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