Synonyms of pledge in English:

pledge


See definition of pledge

noun

1‘he fulfilled his election pledge to end the war’

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promise, undertaking, vow, word, word of honour, commitment, assurance, oath, covenant, bond, agreement, guarantee, warrant

2‘he had given the object as a pledge to a creditor’

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surety, bond, security, collateral, guarantee, deposit, pawn

archaic gage, earnest

3‘take this as a pledge of my sincerity’

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token, symbol, sign, mark, testimony, proof, evidence, badge


verb

1‘the president had publicly pledged that he would root out corruption’

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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’

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undertake to give, promise, 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’

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mortgage, put up as collateral, guarantee, pawn

archaic gage, plight