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Another word for pledge

Noun
  1. A declaration that one will or will not do a certain thing

  2. See also:

    obligation

  3. Something given to guarantee the repayment of a loan or the fulfillment of an obligation

  4. See also:

    transactions

  5. The act of drinking to someone

  6. See also:

    remember

    desire

Another word for pledge

Verb
  1. To guarantee by a solemn promise

  2. See also:

    obligation

    agree

  3. To assume an obligation

  4. See also:

    obligation

    agree

  5. To be morally bound to do

  6. See also:

    obligation

  7. To give or deposit as a pawn

  8. See also:

    transactions

  9. To salute by raising and drinking from a glass

  10. See also:

    remember

    desire

Another word for pledge

Verb
  1. To give security

  2. See also:

    guarantee

  3. To promise

  4. See also:

    promise

Idioms:

Synonym Study

  • Hostage is applied to a person handed over as a pledge for the fulfillment of certain terms or one seized and kept to force others to comply with demands
  • Pawn now usually refers to an article left as security for the money lent on it by a pawnbroker
  • Token is used of anything serving or given as evidence of authority, genuineness, good faith, etc. this watch is a token of our gratitude
  • Earnest applies to anything given or done as an indication, promise, or assurance of more to follow her early triumphs are an earnest of her success
  • Pledge , in this comparison, applies to anything given as security for the performance of an act or contract or for the payment of a debt he gave her a ring as a pledge