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verb. ['ˈwɔrənt'] show to be reasonable or provide adequate ground for.
Rhymes with Warrant
How do you spell warrant? Is it warrent ?
A common misspelling of warrant is warrent
Sentences with warrant
1. Verb, base form
It tends to get chilly enough in the evenings to warrant a light jacket or sweater.
2. Noun, singular or mass
If they think there is, they will get an arrest warrant from a judge.
Any dramatic move in price indicates real changes in the stock market that warrant attention tempered with caution.
4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Any of these behaviors warrant a good look at what’s going on in there.
Quotes about warrant
1. Well, I mean, if a joke or humor is bawdy, it's got to be funny enough to warrant it. You can't just have it bawdy or dirty just for the sake of being that - it's got to be funny.
- Betty White
2. The Bible may, indeed does, contain a warrant for trafficking in humans, for ethnic cleansing, for slavery, for bride-price, and for indiscriminate massacre, but we are not bound by any of it because it was put together by crude, uncultured human mammals.
- Christopher Hitchens, God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything
3. He knew only that his child was his warrant. He said: If he is not the word of God God never spoke.
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road
noun. ['ˈwɔrənt'] a writ from a court commanding police to perform specified acts.
noun. ['ˈwɔrənt'] a type of security issued by a corporation (usually together with a bond or preferred stock) that gives the holder the right to purchase a certain amount of common stock at a stated price.
verb. ['ˈwɔrənt'] stand behind and guarantee the quality, accuracy, or condition of.
noun. ['ˈwɔrənt'] a written assurance that some product or service will be provided or will meet certain specifications.
noun. ['ˈwɔrənt'] formal and explicit approval.