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guarantor

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noun guar·an·tor \ˌger-ən-ˈtȯr, ˌgär-, ˌga-rən-; ˈgar-ən-tər, ˈgär-, ˈga-rən-\

Simple Definition of guarantor

  • finance : a person who promises to pay back a loan if the original borrower does not pay it back

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of guarantor

  1. 1 :  one that gives a guaranty

  2. 2 :  one that guarantees

Examples of guarantor in a sentence

  1. <the town police force is the guarantor of our safety>



Circa 1828

First Known Use of guarantor

circa 1828


GUARANTOR Defined for Kids

guarantor

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noun guar·an·tor \ˌger-ən-ˈtȯr, ˌgär-\

Definition of guarantor for Students

  1. :  a person who gives a guarantee




Law Dictionary

guarantor

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noun guar·an·tor \ˌgar-ən-ˈtȯr, ˌgär-; ˈgar-ən-tər, ˈgär-\

Legal Definition of guarantor

  1. :  one that makes or gives a guaranty





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