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guar·an·tee

 (găr′ən-tē′)
n.
1. Something that assures a particular outcome or condition: Lack of interest is a guarantee of failure.
2.
a. A promise or assurance, especially one given in writing, that attests to the quality or durability of a product or service.
b. A pledge that something will be performed in a specified manner.
3. A guarantor.
4. A guaranty.
tr.v. guar·an·teed, guar·an·tee·ing, guar·an·tees
1. To assume responsibility for the debt, default, or miscarriage of.
2. To assume responsibility for the quality or performance of: guarantee a product.
3. To undertake to do, accomplish, or ensure (something) for another: guaranteed to free the captives; guarantees freedom of speech.
4. To make certain: The rain guarantees a good crop this year.
5. To guaranty.
6. To furnish security for.
7. To express or declare with conviction: I guarantee that you'll like this book.

[Alteration of Middle English garant, warranty, from Old French; see guaranty.]

guaranteed

(ˌɡærənˈtiːd)
adj
1. bound to happen; certain
2. mandated by law or contract
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guaranteed

adjective sure, certain, bound Reports of this kind are guaranteed to cause anxiety.
Translations

guaranteed

[ˌgærənˈtiːd]
A. ADJ [goods, price, service, delivery] → garantizado
B. CPD guaranteed bonus Nbonificación f garantizada
guaranteed loan Npréstamo m garantizado

guaranteed

[ˌgærənˈtiːd] adj
(= certain) → certain(e)
to be guaranteed to do sth
Articles of this kind are guaranteed to cause anxiety → Des articles de ce genre vont à coup sûr provoquer des inquiétudes.
[success, sunshine] → garanti(e)
[income, price, wage] → garanti(e)

guaranteed

adjgarantiert; to be guaranteed for three months (goods)drei Monate Garantie haben; (prices)für drei Monate garantiert sein; to be guaranteed not to rustgarantiert nicht rostend sein; guaranteed priceGarantiepreis m; that’s a guaranteed successdas wird garantiert ein Erfolg; such reports are guaranteed to cause anxietysolche Berichte machen den Leuten garantiert Angst
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Challenger, who, being satisfied that no criticism or comment in this book is meant in an offensive spirit, has guaranteed that he will place no impediment to its publication and circulation.
They were just enough not to blame Norah for this; they were just enough to acknowledge that her conduct had been as irreproachable as I had guaranteed it should be when I got her the situation.
As long, therefore, as the existing republican forms are continued by the States, they are guaranteed by the federal Constitution.
Ferguson personally, and guaranteed the intrepidity of his dauntless friend.
The King replied, 'Then both your heads must be staked, and your head and his must be guaranteed for the winner.
A safe passage through the Northwest posts was guaranteed to such as did not choose to enter into the service of that Company, and the amount of wages due to them was to be deducted from the price paid for Astoria.
Minnesota coach Mike Tice, in his best primordial grunt, guaranteed this week that his Vikings - in the midst of a three-game losing streak - will make the playoffs.
Among the federal programs that receive mandatory or guaranteed funding are food stamps, Medicare, Medicaid administration, and VA compensation and pensions.
Finally, although the company paid the fee at a time when there was another shareholder who had not guaranteed the debt and who did not receive any compensation, the guarantee was made by all of the shareholders who existed at the time the debt was incurred.
Guaranteed investment contractsGICs used to be regarded as long-term investments, and in New York we required the matching of assets and liabilities.
In fact, despite four years of allegations and criticism by the General Accounting Office (GAO), Iraq was eligible for the guaranteed loans until it rolled into Kuwait.
Carpenter, (7) the taxpayer had guaranteed loans to businesses he thought would succeed.