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1. warrant

verb. ['ˈwɔrənt'] show to be reasonable or provide adequate ground for.

Synonyms

  • confirm
  • reassert

Antonyms

  • disprove
  • disagree
  • take

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Rhymes with Warrant

  • st_laurent
  • abhorrent
  • torrent
  • morant
  • laurent
  • durrant

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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.

3. Adjective
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

2. warrant

noun. ['ˈwɔrənt'] a writ from a court commanding police to perform specified acts.

Synonyms

  • arrest warrant
  • cachet
  • death warrant
  • amnesty
  • search warrant
  • reprieve
  • judicial writ
  • commutation
  • lettre de cachet
  • writ
  • pardon

Antonyms

  • unsatisfactory
  • discouragement
  • disapprobation
  • disagreement

3. warrant

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.

Synonyms

  • stock warrant
  • perpetual warrant
  • stock-purchase warrant
  • subscription warrant
  • security

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • artifact
  • undress
  • exclude

4. warrant

verb. ['ˈwɔrənt'] stand behind and guarantee the quality, accuracy, or condition of.

Synonyms

  • plunk for
  • indorse
  • cover
  • support
  • guarantee
  • insure
  • certify
  • back
  • plump for
  • underwrite

Antonyms

  • show
  • fall short of
  • boycott
  • invalidate

5. warrant

noun. ['ˈwɔrənt'] a written assurance that some product or service will be provided or will meet certain specifications.

Synonyms

  • assurance
  • stock warrant
  • security
  • warrantee
  • guarantee
  • deposit
  • warranty
  • pledge

Antonyms

  • criminalize
  • refuse
  • outlaw
  • criminalise

6. warrant

noun. ['ˈwɔrənt'] formal and explicit approval.

Synonyms

  • okay
  • okeh
  • OK
  • commendation
  • endorsement
  • O.K.
  • okey
  • countenance
  • visa
  • approval
  • sanction
  • imprimatur
  • indorsement

Antonyms

  • disallow
  • reject
  • dislike
  • rejection
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