stand surety

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of stand surety

law
: 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

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

  2. : to be a specified height when fully erect

  3. : to rise to an erect position

  1. : a halt for defense or resistance

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

  3. : a stop made to give a performance

surety play
  1. : the state of being sure: such as

  2. : sure knowledge : certainty

  3. : confidence in manner or behavior : assurance


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