breach of warranty
- When a seller fails to fulfill a promise about the condition, quality, or ownership of a sold item, either implicitly or explicitly
- The car broke down within a week of purchase, a clear breach of warranty stating it was in 'good condition'.
- An undisclosed lien on the house resulted in a breach of warranty from the seller.
- The blender malfunctioned on the first use, indicating a breach of warranty based on an assurance about the product's quality.