Definisi 'pledge'

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noun
1 a deposit of personal property as security for a debt Terjemahkan
Example:
his saxophone was in pledge
source: wordnet30

2 someone accepted for membership but not yet fully admitted to the group Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

3 a drink in honor of or to the health of a person or event Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

4 a binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something Terjemahkan
Example:
an assurance of help when needed
signed a pledge never to reveal the secret
source: wordnet30

5 The transfer of possession of personal property from a debtor to a creditor as security for a debt or engagement; also, the contract created between the debtor and creditor by a thing being so delivered or deposited, forming a species of bailment; also, that which is so delivered or deposited; something put in pawn. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
6 promise solemnly and formally Terjemahkan
Example:
I pledge that I will honor my wife
source: wordnet30

7 pay (an amount of money) as a contribution to a charity or service, especially at regular intervals Terjemahkan
Example:
I pledged $10 a month to my favorite radio station
source: wordnet30

8 propose a toast to Terjemahkan
Example:
Let us toast the birthday girl!
Let's drink to the New Year
source: wordnet30

9 give as a guarantee Terjemahkan
Example:
I pledge my honor
source: wordnet30

10 bind or secure by a pledge Terjemahkan
Example:
I was pledged to silence
source: wordnet30

11 To deposit, as a chattel, in pledge or pawn; to leave in possession of another as security; as, to pledge one's watch. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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