[lah] /lɑ/ (Show IPA) the criminal investigation department of the French government.
noun 1. something that is or is supposed to be a certain success, as a bet or a business venture: He thinks that real estate is a sure thing. 2. something assured; certainty: It’s a sure thing that he’ll refuse to cooperate. interjection 3. surely; for sure; O.K. adverb 1. (sentence substitute) (mainly US) all […]
noun, plural sureties. 1. security against loss or damage or for the fulfillment of an obligation, the payment of a debt, etc.; a pledge, guaranty, or bond. 2. a person who has made himself or herself responsible for another, as a sponsor, godparent, or bondsman. 3. the state or quality of being sure. 4. certainty. […]
noun, Law. 1. the relationship between the surety, the principal debtor, and the creditor.
noun 1. the swell of the sea that breaks upon a shore or upon shoals. 2. the mass or line of foamy water caused by the breaking of the sea upon a shore, especially a shallow or sloping shore. verb (used without object) 3. to ride a surfboard. 4. to float on the crest of […]