Bedeutung von "promise" Essential English Dictionary


verb uk /ˈprɒmɪs/ (promising, promised)

B1 to say that you will certainly do something or that something will certainly happen:

She promised to write to me every week.
Paul promised me that he’d cook dinner tonight.

B1 to say that you will certainly give something to someone:

Her parents have promised her a new car if she passes her exams.
promise to be something

If something promises to be good, exciting, etc., people expect that it will be good, exciting, etc.:

It promises to be a really exciting game.

(Definition von "promise verb" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)