German translation of “promise”
promise verb /ˈpromis/
› to say, or give one’s word (that one will, or will not, do something etc)
I promise (that) I won’t be late I promise not to be late I won’t be late, I promise (you)! › to say or give one’s assurance that one will give
He promised me a new dress. › to show signs of future events or developments
This situation promises well for the future. promising adjective › showing promise; likely to be good
She’s a promising pianist Her work is promising.