guaranty

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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2019
guar•an•ty /ˈgærənˌti/USA pronunciation   n., pl.  -ties, v.,  -tied, -ty•ing. 
n. [countable]
  1. a pledge or formal assurance given as security that another's debt or obligation will be taken care of.
  2. something taken or presented as security.

v. 
  1. guarantee.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
guar•an•ty  (garən tē′),USA pronunciation n., pl.  -ties, v.,  -tied, -ty•ing. 
n. 
  1. a warrant, pledge, or formal assurance given as security that another's debt or obligation will be fulfilled.
  2. something that is taken or presented as security.
  3. the act of giving security.
  4. a person who acts as a guarantor.

v.t. 
  1. guarantee.
  • Anglo-French guarantie. See warrant, -y3
  • 1585–95


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

guaranty /ˈɡærəntɪ/ n ( pl -ties)
  1. a pledge of responsibility for fulfilling another person's obligations in case of that person's default
  2. a thing given or taken as security for a guaranty
  3. the act of providing security
  4. a person who acts as a guarantor
vb ( -ties, -tying, -tied)
  1. a variant of guarantee
Etymology: 16th Century: from Old French garantie, variant of warantie, of Germanic origin; see warranty



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