Found 3 items, similar to pledge.
English → Indonesian
bersumpah, gadaian, ikrar, menggadaikan, mengikrarkan, menjanjikan, menyanggupi, sumpah
English → English
n 1: a deposit of personal property as security for a debt; “his
saxophone was in pledge”
2: someone accepted for membership but not yet fully admitted
to the group
3: a drink in honor of or to the health of a person or event
4: a binding commitment to do or give or refrain from
something; “an assurance of help when needed”
; “signed a
pledge never to reveal the secret”
v 1: promise solemnly and formally; “I pledge that will honor my
2: pay (an amount of money) as a contribution to a charity or
service, especially at regular intervals; “I pledged $10 a
month to my favorite radio station”
3: propose a toast to; “Let us toast the birthday girl!”
“Let's drink to the New Year”
4: give as a guarantee; “I pledge my honor”
5: bind or secure by a pledge; “I was pledged to silence”
English → English
, n. [OF. plege, pleige, pledge, guaranty, LL.
plegium, plivium; akin to OF. plevir to bail, guaranty,
perhaps fr. L. praebere to proffer, offer (sc. fidem a trust,
a promise of security), but cf. also E. play. [root]28. Cf.
1. (Law) 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.
Note: Pledge is ordinarily confined to personal property; the
title or ownership does not pass by it; possession is
essential to it. In all these points it differs from a
mortgage [see Mortgage
]; and in the last, from the
hypotheca of the Roman law. See Hypotheca
2. (Old Eng. Law) A person who undertook, or became
responsible, for another; a bail; a surety; a hostage. “I
am Grumio's pledge.”
3. A hypothecation without transfer of possession.
4. Anything given or considered as a security for the
performance of an act; a guarantee; as, mutual interest is
the best pledge for the performance of treaties. “That
voice, their liveliest pledge of hope.”
5. A promise or agreement by which one binds one's self to
do, or to refrain from doing, something; especially, a
solemn promise in writing to refrain from using
intoxicating liquors or the like; as, to sign the pledge;
the mayor had made no pledges.
6. A sentiment to which assent is given by drinking one's
health; a toast; a health.
. [A translation of LL
. mortuum vadium.] (Law)
A mortgage. See Mortgage
. [A translation of LL. vivum vadium.] (Law)
The conveyance of an estate to another for money borrowed,
to be held by him until the debt is paid out of the rents
To hold in pledge
, to keep as security.
To put in pledge
, to pawn; to give as security.
Syn: See Earnest
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pledged
; p. pr. & vb. n.
.] [Cf. OF. pleiger to give security. See Pledge
1. To deposit, as a chattel, in pledge or pawn; to leave in
possession of another as security; as, to pledge one's
2. To give or pass as a security; to guarantee; to engage; to
plight; as, to pledge one's word and honor.
We mutually pledge to each other our lives, our
fortunes, and our sacred honor. --The
3. To secure performance of, as by a pledge. [Obs.]
To pledge my vow, I give my hand. --Shak.
4. To bind or engage by promise or declaration; to engage
solemnly; as, to pledge one's self.
5. To invite another to drink, by drinking of the cup first,
and then handing it to him, as a pledge of good will;
hence, to drink the health of; to toast.
Pledge me, my friend, and drink till thou be'st