stand surety

Definition of stand surety


  1. :  to agree to be legally responsible if another person fails to pay a debt or to perform a duty She will stand surety for him.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to support oneself on the feet in an erect position

    :  to be a specified height when fully erect

    :  to rise to an erect position

  1. :  a halt for defense or resistance

    :  an often defensive effort of some duration or degree of success

    :  a stop made to give a performance

  1. :  the state of being sure: such as

    :  sure knowledge :  certainty

    :  confidence in manner or behavior :  assurance

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