Synonyms of warrant in English:

warrant


See definition of warrant

noun

1‘a judge has now issued a warrant for his arrest’

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authorization, written order, licence, permit, official document

writ, order, summons, subpoena

mandate, decree, fiat, edict

papers

2‘a travel warrant’

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voucher, chit, slip, paper, ticket, coupon, pass

3‘the legislation gives no warrant for this assumption’

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justification, grounds, cause, rationale, basis, assurance

authority, licence, authorization, sanction, vindication


verb

1‘the charges warranted a severe sentence’

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justify, vindicate, call for, sanction, validate, be a justification for, be a reason for

permit, authorize, entitle, empower

uphold, condone, endorse, deserve, excuse, be a defence of, explain away, account for, offer grounds for, legitimize

support, consent to, license, approve of

merit, qualify for, rate, be worthy of, be worth, be entitled to, be deserving of

2‘the authors warrant that their texts do not infringe any copyright’

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guarantee, affirm, swear, promise, vow, pledge, give an undertaking, undertake, state, assert, declare, aver, proclaim, pronounce, profess, attest

vouch, testify, bear witness

support, endorse, underwrite, back up, stand by