Definitions of guarantee

  1. To undertake to secure ( performance of agreement by another); warrant. Also, guaranty.
  2. promise or guarantee
  3. To make sure; to undertake to see another perform what he has stipulated; to indemnify. See Warrant.
  4. promise to do or accomplish; " guarantee to free the prisoners"
  5. stand behind and guarantee the quality, accuracy, or condition of; " The dealer warrants all the cars he sells"; " I warrant this information"
  6. 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.
  7. One who binds himself to see an undertaking of another performed; a guarantor.
  8. 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.
  9. The person to whom a guaranty is made; - the correlative of guarantor.
  10. A promise by a third person to secure the payment of a debt, etc., by another; one who becomes surety for the performance of another's promises; property pledged as security for the performance of promises.
  11. Surety for the performance of a contract; charge for insuring payment of a debt.
  12. A guaranty. .
  13. An engagement by a third person to see an agreement fulfilled; one who binds himself to see the stipulations of another performed; the person to whom the promise is given.
  14. An engagement to see certain stipulations performed; the person or party who does so.