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1. surety

noun. ['ˈʃʊrəti'] something clearly established.

Synonyms

  • foregone conclusion
  • sure thing

Antonyms

  • insincere
  • frivolous
  • purposeless

Etymology

  • seurté (Anglo-Norman)
  • securitas (Latin)

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Rhymes with Surety

  • obscurity
  • security
  • impurity
  • maturity
  • purity

How do you pronounce surety?

Pronounce surety as ˈʃʊrəti.

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Sentences with surety


1. Noun, singular or mass
Contractors that work for a government have to take out surety bonds to bid on projects.

2. surety

noun. ['ˈʃʊrəti'] a guarantee that an obligation will be met.

Synonyms

  • warrantee
  • guarantee
  • security
  • warranty

Antonyms

  • income
  • unlisted security
  • listed security
  • insecurity

Etymology

  • seurté (Anglo-Norman)
  • securitas (Latin)

3. surety

noun. ['ˈʃʊrəti'] property that your creditor can claim in case you default on your obligation.

Synonyms

  • warrant
  • stock warrant
  • transferred possession
  • transferred property
  • security
  • recognisance
  • recognizance
  • stock-purchase warrant
  • deposit

Antonyms

  • boycott
  • break
  • certain
  • uncertain

Etymology

  • seurté (Anglo-Norman)
  • securitas (Latin)

4. surety

noun. ['ˈʃʊrəti'] one who provides a warrant or guarantee to another.

Synonyms

  • warranter
  • supporter
  • guarantor
  • sponsor
  • patron

Antonyms

  • danger
  • diffidence
  • fear
  • unfasten

Etymology

  • seurté (Anglo-Norman)
  • securitas (Latin)

5. surety

noun. ['ˈʃʊrəti'] a prisoner who is held by one party to insure that another party will meet specified terms.

Synonyms

  • captive
  • hostage

Antonyms

  • nonpayment
  • withdraw
  • take

Etymology

  • seurté (Anglo-Norman)
  • securitas (Latin)
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