Meaning of WARRANTY in English


Pronunciation: ' wo ̇ r- ə n-t ē , ' wär-

Function: noun

Inflected Form: plural -ties

Etymology: Middle English warantie, from Anglo-French warantie, garantie, from warentir to warrant

Date: 14th century

1 a : a real covenant binding the grantor of an estate and the grantor's heirs to warrant and defend the title b : a collateral undertaking that a fact regarding the subject of a contract is or will be as it is expressly or by implication declared or promised to be

2 : something that authorizes, sanctions, supports, or justifies : WARRANT

3 : a usually written guarantee of the integrity of a product and of the maker's responsibility for the repair or replacement of defective parts

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.