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I guarantee you, if you could give me 10 points in all those seventh games against the Boston Celtics, instead of Bill Russell having 11 rings, I could've at least had nine or eight.
Wilt Chamberlain

Meaning of "guarantee" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD GUARANTEE

Perhaps from Spanish garante or French garant, of Germanic origin; compare warrant.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF GUARANTEE

guarantee  [ˌɡærənˈtiː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GUARANTEE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Guarantee is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb guarantee in English.

WHAT DOES GUARANTEE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Guarantee

Guarantee is a legal term more comprehensive and of higher import than either warranty or "security." It most commonly designates a private transaction by means of which one person, to obtain some trust, confidence or credit for another, engages to be answerable for him. It may also designate a treaty through which claims, rights or possessions are secured. The giver of a guarantee is called the surety or the "guarantor". The person to whom the guarantee is given is the creditor or the "obligee"; while the person whose payment or performance is secured thereby is termed "the obligor", "the principal debtor," or simply "the principal." Suretys have been classified as follows: ▪ Those in which there is an agreement to constitute, for a particular purpose, the relation of principal and surety, to which agreement the secured creditor is a party; ▪ those in which there is a similar agreement between the principal and surety only, to which the creditor is a stranger; ▪ those...

Definition of guarantee in the English dictionary

The first definition of guarantee in the dictionary is a formal assurance, esp in writing, that a product, service, etc, will meet certain standards or specifications. Other definition of guarantee is a promise, esp a collateral agreement, to answer for the debt, default, or miscarriage of another. Guarantee is also a person, company, etc, to whom a guarantee is made.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO GUARANTEE

PRESENT

Present
I guarantee
you guarantee
he/she/it guarantees
we guarantee
you guarantee
they guarantee
Present continuous
I am guaranteeing
you are guaranteeing
he/she/it is guaranteeing
we are guaranteeing
you are guaranteeing
they are guaranteeing
Present perfect
I have guaranteed
you have guaranteed
he/she/it has guaranteed
we have guaranteed
you have guaranteed
they have guaranteed
Present perfect continuous
I have been guaranteeing
you have been guaranteeing
he/she/it has been guaranteeing
we have been guaranteeing
you have been guaranteeing
they have been guaranteeing
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I guaranteed
you guaranteed
he/she/it guaranteed
we guaranteed
you guaranteed
they guaranteed
Past continuous
I was guaranteeing
you were guaranteeing
he/she/it was guaranteeing
we were guaranteeing
you were guaranteeing
they were guaranteeing
Past perfect
I had guaranteed
you had guaranteed
he/she/it had guaranteed
we had guaranteed
you had guaranteed
they had guaranteed
Past perfect continuous
I had been guaranteeing
you had been guaranteeing
he/she/it had been guaranteeing
we had been guaranteeing
you had been guaranteeing
they had been guaranteeing
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will guarantee
you will guarantee
he/she/it will guarantee
we will guarantee
you will guarantee
they will guarantee
Future continuous
I will be guaranteeing
you will be guaranteeing
he/she/it will be guaranteeing
we will be guaranteeing
you will be guaranteeing
they will be guaranteeing
Future perfect
I will have guaranteed
you will have guaranteed
he/she/it will have guaranteed
we will have guaranteed
you will have guaranteed
they will have guaranteed
Future perfect continuous
I will have been guaranteeing
you will have been guaranteeing
he/she/it will have been guaranteeing
we will have been guaranteeing
you will have been guaranteeing
they will have been guaranteeing
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would guarantee
you would guarantee
he/she/it would guarantee
we would guarantee
you would guarantee
they would guarantee
Conditional continuous
I would be guaranteeing
you would be guaranteeing
he/she/it would be guaranteeing
we would be guaranteeing
you would be guaranteeing
they would be guaranteeing
Conditional perfect
I would have guarantee
you would have guarantee
he/she/it would have guarantee
we would have guarantee
you would have guarantee
they would have guarantee
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been guaranteeing
you would have been guaranteeing
he/she/it would have been guaranteeing
we would have been guaranteeing
you would have been guaranteeing
they would have been guaranteeing
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you guarantee
we let´s guarantee
you guarantee
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to guarantee
Past participle
guaranteed
Present Participle
guaranteeing
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GUARANTEE


absentee
ˌæbsənˈtiː
amputee
ˌæmpjʊˈtiː
appointee
əpɔɪnˈtiː
BLT
ˌbiːɛlˈtiː
covenantee
ˌkʌvənənˈtiː
CTT
ˌsiːtiːˈtiː
DT
ˌdiːˈtiː
EET
ˌiːiːˈtiː
grantee
ɡrɑːnˈtiː
LGBT
ˈɛlˈdʒiːˈbiːˈtiː
LMT
ˌɛlɛmˈtiː
LSAT
ˌeleseɪˈtiː
manatee
ˈmænəˌtiː, ˌmænəˈtiː
mentee
mɛnˈtiː
moti
məʊˈtiː
patentee
ˌpeɪtənˈtiː
presentee
ˌprɛzənˈtiː
representee
ˌrɛprɪzɛnˈtiː
Santee
sænˈtiː
warrantee
ˌwɒrənˈtiː

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GUARANTEE

guar
guar gum
guaracha
guarache
guarachi
guarana
Guarani
guarantee form
guaranteed
guaranties
guarantor
guaranty
guard
guard band
guard cell
guard dog
guard duty
guard hair
guard of honour
guard ring

WORDS THAT END LIKE GUARANTEE

affrontee
arrestee
committee
disciplinary committee
draftee
executive committee
Internal Security Committee
joint and several guarantee
loan guarantee
management committee
planning committee
select committee
senate committee
settee
standing committee
steering committee
subcommittee
tee
trustee
works committee

Synonyms and antonyms of guarantee in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «GUARANTEE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «guarantee» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of guarantee

Translation of «guarantee» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GUARANTEE

Find out the translation of guarantee to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of guarantee from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «guarantee» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

担保
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

garantía
570 millions of speakers

English

guarantee
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

गारंटी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ضَمان
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

гарантия
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

garantia
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

জামিন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

garantie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Jaminan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Garantie
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

保証
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

보증
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Njamin
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sự bảo đảm
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உத்தரவாதம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हमी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

garanti
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

garanzia
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

gwarancja
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

гарантія
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

garanție
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

εγγύηση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

waarborg
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

garanti
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

garanti
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of guarantee

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GUARANTEE»

The term «guarantee» is very widely used and occupies the 2.818 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GUARANTEE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «guarantee» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «guarantee» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about guarantee

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10 QUOTES WITH «GUARANTEE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word guarantee.
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Stephen Amell
I started to book good television jobs in 2010. I started to get really close to exceptional jobs in 2011, and then I got 'Arrow' in 2012. I know how lucky I am because just getting the lead in a pilot doesn't guarantee that that pilot is going to turn into something great.
2
Sparky Anderson
They say the first World Series is the one you remember most. No, no no. I guarantee you don't remember that one because the fantasy world you always dreamed about is suddenly real.
3
Tim Bishop
Trade helps bring us products cheaply, but there is no guarantee whatsoever to assume that it will allow us to replace the jobs that have been lost, and there is no mechanism under productivity that says that, either.
4
George Brett
A woman will be elected President before Wade Boggs is called out on strikes. I guarantee that.
5
Anne Campbell
Love means to commit yourself without guarantee.
6
Raul Castro
Only the Communist Party, as the institution that brings together the revolutionary vanguard and will always guarantee the unity of Cubans, can be the worthy heir of the trust deposited by the people in their leader.
7
Nick Cave
There's always pain around. That's one thing you can guarantee in life - there will always be a surplus of pain.
8
Vint Cerf
The post office doesn't guarantee delivery, but it tries really hard. It's called best efforts communication. If you put two postcards in the post-box, they don't necessarily come out then in the same order that you put them in. So, that means that there's potentially disorder with your delivery, and that's also true in the Internet.
9
Wilt Chamberlain
I guarantee you, if you could give me 10 points in all those seventh games against the Boston Celtics, instead of Bill Russell having 11 rings, I could've at least had nine or eight.
10
Melanie Chisholm
The success of this album is very much in question. Who knows where it's going to go? My being a Spice Girl is no guarantee of anything, although I hope it'll benefit the sales.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GUARANTEE»

Discover the use of guarantee in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to guarantee and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Lifetime Guarantee
"With fresh language, sparkling contemporary illustrations, and accurate biblical content, Bill Gillham teaches the truth of self-worth and victory over the flesh in ways that will prove a God-send to many" (Dr.
Bill Gillham, Preston H. Gillham, 1993
2
The Little Book of Common Sense Investing: The Only Way to ...
That’s what index investing is all about. And that’s what this book is all about. Praise for The Little Book of Common Sense Investing "A low-cost index fund is the most sensible equity investment for the greatmajority of investors.
John C. Bogle, 2010
3
The Job Guarantee: Toward True Full Employment
This timely collection tackles the issue of the government job guarantee (JG) approach to full employment, taking previous research one step further by providing an in-depth look at practical application for both developed and developing ...
Michael J. Murray, Mathew Forstater, 2013
4
Award-winning Customer Service: 101 Ways to Guarantee Great ...
This book provides fast, proven advice for busy managers and business owners with little time to search for solutions.
Renee Evenson, 2007
5
No Guarantee of a Gun: How and Why the Second Amendment ...
The information in this book proves by means of credible and irrefutable documentary evidence that the Supreme Court's decision on June 26, 2008, in District of Columbia v.
John Massaro, 2009
6
I Can Guarantee the World Will Not End in 2012 ...or 2013, ...
The end of the world.
G. Laredo, 2012
7
Bank Guarantees in International Trade: The Law and Practice ...
A separate guarantee covering the warranty period is often called a maintenance (or warranty) guarantee, but such a guarantee serves the same purpose as a performance guarantee (see No. 3-4). In the event of multiple guarantees it is vital ...
Roeland I. V. F. Bertrams, 2004
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The Law of Letters of Credit and Bank Guarantees
The beneficiary sought to claim on the performance guarantee for pre- termination damages arising from the applicant's own breach. The applicant sough a court declaration that, due to the termination of the contract, it was entitled to the ...
Agasha Mugasha, 2003
9
Guarantee funds for small enterprises: a manual for ...
This document is the second edition of the ILO manual on credit guarantee funds. This manual guides donors, consultants and fund managers through all critical aspects of guarantee fund design and management.
Linda Deelen, International Labour Office, Klaas Molenaar, 2004
10
International Loans, Bonds, Guarantees, Legal Opinions
.a retention money bond whereby the guarantor gives a guarantee to an employer that any retention from the price which the employer is entitled to withhold until the work is completed but which is paid in advance to the contractor , will be ...
Philip R. Wood, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GUARANTEE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term guarantee is used in the context of the following news items.
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Energy saving company closes; man can't redeem money-back …
KNOXVILLE (WATE) – When you receive a guarantee on a product, there is usually “peace of mind,” but what if you can't get in touch with the ... «WATE 6 On Your Side, Jul 15»
2
Fitch Upgrades GFI's Unsecured Debt to 'BBB-' Following BGC …
The guarantee ranks pari passu with BGC's senior unsecured ... the guarantee is specifically applicable to the existing senior unsecured debt of ... «MarketWatch, Jul 15»
3
Masimo Renews its $1000000 Performance Guarantee that Masimo …
Under the guarantee, if Masimo SET is proven not to be superior to all Nellcor pulse oximeters, including the three that Covidien announced ... «Financial Express, Jul 15»
4
Her Story doesn't guarantee you'll solve its mysteries, nor should it
It's technology as a rationalist panacea, a guarantee that the world makes sense even in the face of the seeming senselessness of unsolved ... «A.V. Club Austin, Jul 15»
5
Nickel Asia backs P3 billion in loan guarantee
In a statement, Nickel Asia said its Board of Directors yesterday “approved to guarantee the loan facilities of... EPI for up to P3 billion over a ... «BusinessWorld Online Edition, Jul 15»
6
Czechs not to guarantee loan to Greece - PM, finance minister
Prague - The Czech Republic refuses to guarantee a possible loan to Greece and it will not grant any direct loan to it, Prime Minister Bohuslav ... «Czech Happenings, Jul 15»
7
Chelsea's Begovic: No guarantee of playing
Chelsea's Begovic: No guarantee of playing. 11hKevin Palmer. 3 Related. + Begovic completes move to Chelsea · + Begovic deserves chance to prove himself ... «ESPN.co.uk, Jul 15»
8
The Limit to Beijing's Financial Guarantee
Last week's stock-market panic in China was never likely to trigger a financial crisis at home. The reason is not, as many argue, because the ... «Wall Street Journal, Jul 15»
9
July 14, Forty Years Ago: No guarantee
She refused to give any guarantee that the general election would be held on schedule, in either February or March 1976. “There can't ... «The Indian Express, Jul 15»
10
Norm of OSAGO bill on calculating guarantee fees to MTIBU funds at …
The establishment of unreasonable requirements regarding the calculation of basic insurers' contributions to the central insurance reserve ... «Interfax, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Guarantee [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/guarantee>. Jan 2021 ».
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