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pledge (n):
a binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something
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an assurance of help when needed.
signed a pledge never to reveal the secret

Related Words: assurance
pledge (n):
a drink in honor of or to the health of a person or event
Related Words: toast
pledge (n):
someone accepted for membership but not yet fully admitted to the group
pledge (n):
a deposit of personal property as security for a debt
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his saxophone was in pledge
pledge (v):
promise solemnly and formally
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I pledge that I will honor my wife
Related Words: plight
pledge (v):
bind or secure by a pledge
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I was pledged to silence
pledge (v):
give as a guarantee
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I pledge my honor
pledge (v):
propose a toast to
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Let us toast the birthday girl!
Let's drink to the New Year

Related Words: salutetoastwassail
pledge (v):
pay (an amount of money) as a contribution to a charity or service, especially at regular intervals
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I pledged $10 a month to my favorite radio station
Related Words: subscribe
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Desperate diseases must have desparate remedies

Acı acıyı bastırır, su sancıyı.
If you have a seemingly insurmountable problem, you must do things you ordinarily would not do in order to solve it.


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