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Rider

A form accompanying an insurance policy that alters the policy's terms or coverage.

Rider

An amendment to a document, especially an insurance policy. More formally, it is called an endorsement. The insurance company may issue the rider to change the terms of coverage, or the policyholder may do so, especially to add a family member to the policy. Generally, riders increase coverage in exchange for higher premiums.

Rider.

A rider is a modification to an insurance policy that typically adds a new coverage or higher coverage in return for higher premiums.

For example, you might add a rider to your life insurance policy to provide coverage for your spouse, or a rider to your homeowners policy to provide additional liability insurance for a specific event. Dental care and prescription insurance are typical riders on health insurance policies.

rider

(1) An amendment or attachment to a contract. (2) Commonly used to indicate additional terms or coverages for standard insurance contracts.

References in classic literature ?
He was wondering if he dared venture a charge, or should he wait yet a little longer in the hope that they might ride straight into his jaws.
I shall not ride to-morrow, certainly," said Fanny; "I have been out very often lately, and would rather stay at home.
Edmund looked pleased, which must be Fanny's comfort, and the ride to Mansfield Common took place the next morning: the party included all the young people but herself, and was much enjoyed at the time, and doubly enjoyed again in the evening discussion.
She has not been out on horseback now this long while, and I am persuaded that, when she does not ride, she ought to walk.
Do you know, Grace, I believe, I really believe he'll ride her
He perhaps cannot ride about on a trained pony with a long stick and knock a small ball between two posts, but I think that if he had to ride for his own life or the life of others he would show you all something.
My dear young lady," he said, "it was a great pleasure and a very pleasant ride.
If I found one who did not ride so well as I do, he would go back to the ranks.
He rides like an Italian," Bransome declared, shutting up his glasses.
But, Edricson, do I not see a cavalier who rides down yonder road amongst the nether shaw?
Perchance it would be well that we should ask him whither he rides, for it may be that he is one who desires to advance himself in chivalry.
Just in front of the travellers a horseman was urging his steed up the slope, driving it on with whip and spur as one who rides for a set purpose.