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Definition of Guarantee

Guarantee

  1. In law and common usage: A promise to answer for the payment of some debt, or the performance of some duty, in case of the failure of another person, who is, in the first instance, liable to such payment or performance; an engagement which secures or insures another against a contingency; a warranty; a security. Same as Guaranty.
  2. One who binds himself to see an undertaking of another performed; a guarantor.
  3. The person to whom a guaranty is made; -- the correlative of guarantor.
  4. In law and common usage: to undertake or engage for the payment of (a debt) or the performance of (a duty) by another person; to undertake to secure (a possession, right, claim, etc.) to another against a specified contingency, or at all avents; to give a guarantee concerning; to engage, assure, or secure as a thing that may be depended on; to warrant; as, to guarantee the execution of a treaty.
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Guarantee Translations

guarantee in Afrikaans is waarborg
guarantee in Dutch is garanderen, borg staan voor
guarantee in Finnish is taata
guarantee in French is garantissons, garantis, garantie, cautionner
guarantee in German is garantieren, Garantie, garantieren
guarantee in Hungarian is garancia
guarantee in Italian is garantire, garanzia, garanzia
guarantee in Norwegian is garanti, garantere, kausjonist, kausjon
guarantee in Portuguese is garantia
guarantee in Swedish is garanti, garantera