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guarantor

Pronunciation: /ˌgærənˈtɔːr; ˌgærənˈtɔː(r)/

Translation of guarantor in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • garante (masculine and feminine), fiador, (masculine, feminine), garantía (feminine) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) to stand guarantor for sb avalar a algn, salir* garante or fiador de algn, salirle* de garantía a algn (River Plate area/Río de la Plata)
    Example sentences
    • The second defendants are sued as guarantors of the cargo's proportion of general average, but the proceedings have not been served on them.
    • There was initially a view put by the respondents who were guarantors of the tenant's obligations that indeed a new lease came into existence as a result of those negotiations.
    • The third party claim amounts to the guarantors asserting a claim and that is not permissible.

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