Part of speech:
A sum paid as a guarantee of a person's appearance at court for trial; bail:
A group or department of private guards:
The person immediately responsible for the debt of another, in the event that the principal fails to meet his responsibility. The person immediately responsible for the debt of another, in the event that the principal fails to meet his responsibility.
A sum of money pledged to assure the performance of such an action.
A person or thing given or held as security for the performance of a contract, as a guarantee of faith, etc.; something pawned; hostage
Anything given as security, as for a debt, performance of an action, etc.; pledge; guaranty
A person given as a pledge, or taken prisoner as by an enemy or terrorist, until certain conditions are met
A certificate of appointment given to a warrant officer.
Anything, such as stocks or bonds, that secures or guarantees the discharge of an obligation
(Informal) To publish or broadcast a news item before (a competitor)
To clean, deepen, or widen with a dredge.
Out of the way; completely away:
To become empty by the drawing off of liquid:
To consume or reduce to a very low amount; use up:
A deep, round container with a flat bottom and a curved handle, used to hold or carry water, coal, etc.; pail
A guarding or keeping safe; care; protection; guardianship
(Sports) A croquet wicket.
(Scotland) Water pumped into and out of mills, especially woolen mills.
A long-handled spoon with a deep bowl for serving liquids.
Something thus issued:
The act or an instance of sounding a bell.
The combination of numbers so obtained.
A surety bond (money or property) offered or deposited by a defendant or other persons to ensure the defendant's appearance at trial
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