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  Definition of Surety
  1. something clearly established
  2. a guarantee that an obligation will be met
  3. one who provides a warrant or guarantee to another
  4. a prisoner who is held by one party to insure that another party will meet specified terms
  5. property that your creditor can claim in case you default on your obligation; "bankers are reluctant to lend without good security"
Similar Words: security, guarantor, warrantor, warranter, hostage

 

Hyponyms: deposit, earnest, recognizance, recognisance, warrant, stock warrant, stock-purchase warrant

 

Derivational Morphology: guarantee, warrant

 

 
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