suicide clause

Definition of "suicide clause"
  1. A rule in life insurance policies restricting payout if the policyholder dies by suicide in a certain time after buying the policy
How to use "suicide clause" in a sentence
  1. The family was denied claim after the insurer pointed to the suicide clause in the policy.
  2. The suicide clause is designed to deter people from buying policies with malicious intent.
  3. Due to the suicide clause, the policy was not payable, as the death occurred within two years of issuance.

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