warranted Definition

  • 1justified or authorized
  • 2guaranteed to be of a specified quality or condition

Using warranted: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "warranted" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The police officer had a warranted reason to search the suspect's car.

  • Example

    The company's success is warranted by its excellent customer service.

  • Example

    The product comes with a warranted guarantee for two years.

warranted Synonyms and Antonyms

Phrases with warranted

  • a check that is guaranteed by the bank to be valid and payable


    The seller required a warranted check for the purchase of the car.

  • a claim that is guaranteed to be true or valid


    The advertisement made a warranted claim about the product's effectiveness.

  • an arrest that is legally authorized and justified


    The police made a warranted arrest based on the evidence they had collected.

Origins of warranted

from Old French 'garantir', meaning 'to guarantee'


Summary: warranted in Brief

'Warranted' [ˈwɒrəntɪd] means something is justified, authorized, or guaranteed to be of a certain quality. It can refer to a warranted check, claim, or arrest. For example, 'The company's success is warranted by its excellent customer service.'

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