Part of speech:
Indication of something favorable to come; expectation:
Something given as security for a loan; a pledge or guaranty.
Something that provides assurance or confirmation; a guarantee or proof: a warrant of authenticity; a warrant for success.
A guarantee or an assurance, explicit or implied, of something having to do with a contract, as of sale; esp., the seller's assurance to the purchaser that the goods or property is or shall be as represented and, if not, will be replaced or repaired, usually within a specified period of time
A male given name, modern transferred use of the surname.
A financial liability undertaken, as an agreement to buy or sell securities
To pay off (a mortgage or note)
To tell falsehoods; lie
A written declaration that a certain product will be fit for a purpose and work correctly.
A sign, indication, or symbol
An organization or department responsible for providing security by enforcing laws, rules, and regulations as well as maintaining order.
The words or formula of such a declaration or promise.
The binding power of a contract, promise, etc.
(Law) A formal, sealed contract
An agreement between two or more parties, especially between states or a treaty between countries.
(Law, UK) The person providing such payment.
(Commerce) An agreement by an agency holding taxable or dutiable goods that taxes or duties on them will be paid before they are sold
An arrangement under which something (money, a document, or property) is held in trust by a third party until the occurrence of a condition allowing its release to a party to an underlying transaction. For example, a down payment may be held in escrow, typically by the realtor or a lawyer, until the closing of a real estate transaction.
To give security
To give security
To promise or pledge with a solemn oath; vow:
To constitute supporting evidence; give substantiation:
A mutual promise to marry; an engagement:
(UK) A tax levied for a specific expenditure
(Law) a form of bail; a promise made by the accused to the court that he/she will attend all required judicial proceedings and will not engage in further illegal activity or other prohibited conduct as set by the court.
To fasten together the printed pages of (a book) and enclose them within a protective cover
To place officially in confinement or custody, as in a mental health facility.
(Politics, UK) To designate a new tax or tax increase for a specific expenditure
To pledge (real property) as the security for a loan.
To heat and brown (bread, for example) by placing in a toaster or an oven or close to a fire.
To pledge to marry
One that serves as security against an implied threat:
A specific, often limited, period of employment:
To undertake is defined as to manage funerals and burials.
A fundamental property of the elementary particles of which matter is made that gives rise to attractive and repulsive forces. There are two kinds of charge: color charge and electric charge.
To salute a person or an occasion with a toast:
(Countable) Someone or something wished for.
The act of drinking to someone
To accept or support a policy or program:
To devote is to dedicate yourself to a cause or a person.
To recognize (a superior) with a gesture prescribed by military regulations, as by raising the hand to the cap.
To feel or express hearty approval:
- Hostage is applied to a person handed over as a pledge for the fulfillment of certain terms or one seized and kept to force others to comply with demands
- Pawn now usually refers to an article left as security for the money lent on it by a pawnbroker
- Token is used of anything serving or given as evidence of authority, genuineness, good faith, etc. this watch is a token of our gratitude
- Earnest applies to anything given or done as an indication, promise, or assurance of more to follow her early triumphs are an earnest of her success
- Pledge , in this comparison, applies to anything given as security for the performance of an act or contract or for the payment of a debt he gave her a ring as a pledge
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