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Synonyms of pledge in English:


  • 1 he fulfilled his election pledge to end the war
  • 2 he had given the object as a pledge to a creditor
    surety, bond, security, collateral, guarantee, deposit, pawn
    archaic gage, earnest
  • 3 take this as a pledge of my sincerity
    token, symbol, sign, mark, testimony, proof, evidence, badge
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  • 1 the president had publicly pledged that he would root out corruption
    promise, give one's word, vow, swear, give an assurance, give an undertaking, undertake, take an oath, swear an oath, engage, contract, commit oneself, bind oneself, declare, affirm, avow, state
    rare asseverate
  • 2 Japan pledged $100 million in aid
    undertake to give, promise (to give), donate, contribute, give, make a gift of, put oneself down for, put up;
    British  covenant
  • 3 even his home is pledged as security against the loans
    mortgage, put up as collateral, guarantee, pawn
    archaic gage, plight
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