warrantor

[wawr-uh n-tawr, -ter, wor-]
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noun

a person who warrants or makes a warranty.

Also war·rant·er [wawr-uh n-ter, wor-] /ˈwɔr ən tər, ˈwɒr-/.

Origin of warrantor

First recorded in 1675–85; warrant + -or2
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Examples from the Web for warrantor

Historical Examples of warrantor

  • The scope of the ancient obligation was not extended without the warrantor's assent.

    The Common Law

    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

  • And that every man know his warrantor for men and for horses and for oxen.

  • Now, the seller had better beware of what he says, for he may find himself liable as a warrantor.

    Commercial Law

    Samuel Williston, Richard D. Currier, and Richard W. Hill

  • A disseisor was no more bound by the confidence reposed in his disseisee, than he was entitled to vouch his disseisee's warrantor.

    The Common Law

    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

  • If the warrantor lost, he would have to give to his vassal equivalent land in exchange.



British Dictionary definitions for warrantor

warrantor

noun

an individual or company that provides a warranty
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