guaranty

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n guaranty a collateral agreement to answer for the debt of another in case that person defaults
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Guaranty In law and common usage: An undertaking to answer for the payment of some debt, or the performance of some contract or duty, of another, in case of the failure of such other to pay or perform; a guarantee; a warranty; a security.
    • v. t Guaranty In law and common usage: To undertake or engage that another person shall perform (what he has stipulated); to undertake to be answerable for (the debt or default of another); to engage to answer for the performance of (some promise or duty by another) in case of a failure by the latter to perform; to undertake to secure (something) to another, as in the case of a contingency. See Guarantee v. t. Guaranty agrees in form with warranty. Both guaranty and guarantee are well authorized by legal writers in the United States. The prevailing spelling, at least for the verb, is guarantee.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n guaranty The act of warranting or securing; a warrant or surety.
    • n guaranty Specifically, in law, a separate, independent contract by which the guarantor undertakes, in writing, for a valuable consideration, to be answerable for the payment of some particular debt, or future debts, or the performance of some duty, in case of the failure of another person primarily liable to pay or perform. Colebrooke, On Collateral Securities. One may orally assume the debt of another, making himself a debtor immediately; but if the engagement is a mere guaranty of the obligation of another it must be in writing. [Guarantee is often used for guaranty, but in legal matters it is more correct to use guaranty for the name of the promise or contract of guaranty, guarantor for the maker of the guaranty, and guarantee for the person for whom the guaranty is made, and also for the act of performing the guaranty.]
    • n guaranty That which guarantees anything; a ground or basis of security: as, constitutional guaranties; his character is guaranty for his assertions; what guaranty have I that you will keep your word?
    • guaranty Same as guarantee.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Guaranty gar′an-ti a warrant or surety: a contract to see performed what another has undertaken: the person who makes such a contract, one responsible for the performance of some action, the truth of some statement, &c
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Quotations

  • Calvin Coolidge
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    “The Constitution is the sole source and guaranty of national freedom.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. guarantie, garantie, F. garantie, OF. guarantir, garantir, to warrant, to guaranty, E. garantir, fr. OF. guarant, garant, a warranter, F. garant,; of German origin, and from the same word as warranty. See Warrant, and cf. Warranty Guarantee
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. garantie, pa.p. of garantir, to warrant—garant, warrant. See Warrant.

Usage

In literature:

I know your father well, and I'm sure that he will be guaranty for the instruments.
"The Boy with the U. S. Weather Men" by Francis William Rolt-Wheeler
Furthermore, the guaranty did not apply to an offensive war such as that which France was now waging.
"Union and Democracy" by Allen Johnson
We need now no longer give guaranties to the slaveholding interest.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 6, No 3, September 1864" by Various
The past ought to be a guaranty as to his future conduct.
"Sentimental Education, Volume II" by Gustave Flaubert
The scholar and the Christian have theirs guarantied against despair.
"The American Quarterly Review, No. 17, March 1831" by Various
It guaranties rights, to the citizen, and the State can not withhold them.
"Cotton is King and The Pro-Slavery Arguments" by Various
His reference to his past course as a guaranty for the future is well-timed.
"Americanism Contrasted with Foreignism, Romanism, and Bogus Democracy in the Light of Reason, History, and Scripture;" by William Gannaway Brownlow
I'll promise to be on hand at the trial, whenever it comes off; if you keep the money it will be a guaranty of my appearance.
"Ben, the Luggage Boy;" by Horatio Alger
What guaranty is there that this arrangement will improve matters?
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
The repentance of the Ninevites guarantied them against the last misfortune.
"The Phantom World" by Augustin Calmet
Indeed he had Mr. Starkweather's guaranty of it.
"Rope" by Holworthy Hall
What fool will call that preparation for war a guaranty of peace?
"Prize Orations of the Intercollegiate Peace Association" by Intercollegiate Peace Association
The Slave Power took this decision as a new concession and guaranty.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 15, No. 88, February, 1865" by Various
The sunlight is no guaranty.
"The Cup of Fury" by Rupert Hughes
There could be no guaranty to permanent political power under such circumstances.
"History of Human Society" by Frank W. Blackmar
It guaranties rights to the citizen, and the State cannot withhold them.
"Report of the Decision of the Supreme Court of the United States, and the Opinions of the Judges Thereof, in the Case of Dred Scott versus John F.A. Sandford" by Benjamin C. Howard
Neither are they such who today strive to preserve those guaranties won at such expense of blood and treasure.
"Concerning Justice" by Lucilius A. Emery
Under this definition, law offers no permanent guaranty for the safety, liberty, rights or happiness of any one.
"The Unconstitutionality of Slavery" by Lysander Spooner
We demand a right, guarantied by the sacred and inviolable law of self-preservation!
"Hansford: A Tale of Bacon's Rebellion" by St. George Tucker
No, that guaranty is very unsafe.
"Tales from the German. Volume I." by Carl Franz van der Velde
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In poetry:

And though at times Lycurgus B.
Did lay his hands not lovingly
Upon his wife, the sanctity
Of wedlock was his guaranty.
"A Moral Vindicator" by Francis Bret Harte
Plant the Buckeye on his grave,
For the hunter of the slave
In its shadow cannot rest;
And let martyr mound and tree
Be our pledge and guaranty
Of the freedom of the West!
"Burial of Barber" by John Greenleaf Whittier

In news:

Jennings-based Jeff Davis Bancshares has entered into a definitive agreement to buy Guaranty Capital Corp.
The holding company of Guaranty Bank of Mamou.
Should you give up the guaranty on your variable annuity.
12 CFR Parts 701 and 741: Suretyship and Guaranty.
The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. Will take over two pension plans for SP Newsprint Co LLC, Greenwich, Conn. As the company goes through Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings, the PBGC announced Tuesday.
Assured Guaranty, Flagstar make final pleas in key loans case.
1 entry tagged ' assured guaranty'.
The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp.
3.8 billion and $594 million to Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp for the share that are held by both, respectively.
Both centers are funded by a grant from the Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation.
The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. Said Friday that its deficit grew to $34 billion for the budget year that ended Sept 30.
Lumbee Guaranty Bank — Financial — Pembroke .
Defendants' loan guaranties are enforceable despite the lack of a default provision .
In nowadays commercial and information reach society, filtering strategies have to be combined respecting the availabilities of resources, and additionally the guaranties regarding the response time should be given.
SBA guaranty loan amounts surpass pre-recession levels.
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In science:

Therefore equations (40) are necessary conditions to be satisfied, in cascade, for the model under investigation to be S -(C -) integrable; they are also sufficient to guaranty the asymptotic character of the expansion.
Multiscale expansions of difference equations in the small lattice spacing regime, and a vicinity and integrability test. I
We compute an order that guaranties that when adding a new row R1 , if it does not overlap any row already considered, then the row following R2 will, and moreover R1 overlaps R2 and will be considered next.
Consecutive ones property testing: cut or swap
Thus the whole process computes the closure of belonging to a same interval, which guaranties that the two rows are linked by a chain of overlap(s).
Consecutive ones property testing: cut or swap
By placing Ri1 and then Rik = Max(Ri1 ) before all other rows in I , Lemma 1 guaranties that the following rows in I overlap either Ri1 or Rik .
Consecutive ones property testing: cut or swap
The swap overlap order guaranties that Rij+1 will cut a previous row, and that Rij overlaps Rij+1 .
Consecutive ones property testing: cut or swap
For this question the answer is that under some assumption our greedy algorithm guaranties the optimal solution, which in this context is the true probability distribution.
Discovering a junction tree behind a Markov network by a greedy algorithm
This guaranties applicability of the perturbation theory for dilute dipolar systems with pF ad / ¯h (cid:28) 1.
Condensed Matter Theory of Dipolar Quantum Gases
Studies and developments have been necessary to guaranty the linearity of the 8” PMts.
Review of double beta experiments
Higgs sector, so that there is no guaranty that the Higgs potential (8) yields the desired symmetry breaking of SU (2)L × U (1)Y gauge symmetry.
Applications of the Reduction of Couplings
In fact the good modular localization properties are guarantied in finite component positive energy representations, with the Wigner infinite component “continuous spin” representations being the only exception..
Basic Quantum Theory and Measurement from the Viewpoint of Local Quantum Physics
The approach used guaranty gauge invariance, through the use of the Hard Thermal Loop approximation, and independence of the vertex chosen to renormalize the coupling.
The Temperature Dependence of the QCD Running Coupling
This principle guaranties the existence of the special thermal measure, the temperature T , which is a general characteristic of all thermodynamic systems in equilibrium contact and which does not depend on the place and the method of measurements.
Microcanonical Ensemble Extensive Thermodynamics of Tsallis Statistics
This implies the continuity of G : Rd → Rd in (2.6) and then guaranties the existence of solutions.
Averaging Theorems for Ordinary Differential Equations and Retarded Functional Differential Equations
The existence of the minima is guaranty by elemental Mathematical Analysis, therefore P4 is computable.
The Complexity Of The NP-Class
For special matrices c(i, j ) could be possible to determine the reduced research space with the guaranty that the solution is in it.
The Complexity Of The NP-Class
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