Thesaurus > Related Words: warrant

  Words related to warrant

Related / Similar Words: guarantee, warrantee, warranty, sanction, countenance, endorsement, indorsement, imprimatur, stock warrant, stock-purchase warrant, justify

 

Definition:
  • a writ from a court commanding police to perform specified acts;
  • a written assurance that some product or service will be provided or will meet certain specifications;
  • formal and explicit approval; "a Democrat usually gets the union''s endorsement";
  • a type of security issued by a corporation (usually together with a bond or preferred stock) that gives the holder the right to purchase a certain amount of common stock at a stated price; "as a sweetener they offered warrants along with the fixed-income;
  • stand behind and guarantee the quality, accuracy, or condition of; "The dealer warrants all the cars he sells"; "I warrant this information";
  • show to be reasonable or provide adequate ground for; "The emergency does not warrant all of us buying guns"; "The end justifies the means";

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    Hyponyms: search warrant, bench warrant, arrest warrant, death warrant, cachet, lettre de cachet, reprieve, commutation, pardon, amnesty, security, surety, deposit, stock warrant, O.K., OK, okay, okey, okeh, visa, nihil obstat, perpetual warrant, subscription warrant, cover, insure, underwrite, certify, endorse, indorse

     

    Derivational Morphology: guarantee, vouch, certify, endorse, indorse, permit, allow, let, countenance, sanction, approve, O.K., okay, warrantee, warranty, guarantor, surety, warrantor, warranter, justification

     

     
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