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Vocabulary lesson 80

Definitions and samples
imply (v.) to indicate by inference
– The guarantee on the iPod implied that all damages were covered under warranty for one year.
reputation (n.) the overall quality of character
– The company knew that the reputation of its products was the most important asset it had.
promise (n. & v.) a pledge, a commitment; to pledge to do, bring about, or provide
– A warranty is a promise the manufacturer makes to the consumer.
require (v.) to deem necessary or essential
– The law requires that each item clearly display the warranty information.
variety (n.) many different kinds
– There’s a variety of standard items that you’ll find in warranties.