indemnify (someone or something) against (something)

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indemnify (someone or something) against (something)

To protect someone or something against something. One insurance policy can't indemnify you against everything, you know.
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indemnify someone or something against something

to agree to protect someone or something against something, such as damage or a lawsuit. Their employer indemnified them against legal action. We indemnified the publisher against legal trouble.
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