guarantee guarantee  /ˌɡɛ rən ˈti/


  1. (n) a written assurance that some product or service will be provided or will meet certain specifications
  2. (n) an unconditional commitment that something will happen or that something is true
  3. (n) a collateral agreement to answer for the debt of another in case that person defaults
  4. (v) give surety or assume responsibility
  5. (v) make certain of
  6. (v) promise to do or accomplish
  7. (v) stand behind and guarantee the quality, accuracy, or condition of

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  1. If the loan guarantee is not approved, Lockheed warned, the firm will run out of cash before Congress returns.
  2. But in both those cases, the loan guarantee strategy seems to have produced few positive results.
  3. Allerca tests each cat and offers a one-year money-back guarantee.


  1. Expert advice for anyone looking for a job

    It takes a lot of work to find a job and there’s no guarantee of success. Where do you start your search? There are lots of websites filled with job listings, but maybe there's a better way to go.“While job boards and employment ads matter, be reminded that most jobs are filled before they are listed – especially at the entry and mid-level range,” said Rich Feller, a professor at Colorado State ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  2. UK Mortgage Guarantee Program Rules Under Fire

    UK Mortgage Guarantee Program Rules Under Fire
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. No guarantee

    No guarantee
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CBS Sports


  1. "You simply don't deserve this kind of cowardly betrayal," Gilbert wrote. "You have given so much and deserve so much more. In the meantime, I want to make one statement to you tonight: I PERSONALLY GUARANTEE THAT THE CLEVELAND CAVALIERS WILL...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Dan Gilbert Source:

  2. "They still have to put pieces around those guys, and they'll have a chance. They'll have a chance," Smith said. "Remember, I go back to the Laker days when they loaded up all those guys over there but that doesn't necessarily guarantee...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Otis Smith Source: USA Today

  3. "I cannot be part of the public hoopla. And I cannot guarantee that I would be coherent to say a word," Taylor wrote in her "tweet."
    on Jul 7, 2009 By: Elizabeth Taylor Source: AFP

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