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Word of the Day - Pledge

Updated: Jun 1, 2021

How to Pronounce Pledge
How to Pronounce Pledge

Pledge - p l eh jh

To commit to or to take a solemn promise

I pledge my allegiance to you

Definition noun

a solemn promise or agreement to do or refrain from doing something

something delivered as security for the payment of a debt or fulfilment of a promise, and subject to forfeiture on failure to pay or fulfil the promise.

verb (used with object)

to bind by or as if by a pledge

to promise solemnly

verb (used without object)

to make or give a pledge

to drink a pledge; toast someone's health, success, etc.

Synonyms for pledge on

Dictionary Entries near pledge

First known use

1275–1325; Middle English plege<Anglo-French <early Medieval Latin plevium,plebium, derivative of plebīre to pledge <Germanic; compare Old English plēon to risk, German pflegen to look after.

Word of the Day - Pledge
Word of the Day - Pledge

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