Translation of "pledge" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /pledʒ/ us /pledʒ/

a serious promise

compromiso, promesa
a pledge to create jobs
He made a / solemn pledge to the American people.
verb uk /pledʒ/ us /pledʒ/

to promise seriously to do something or give something

Foreign donors have pledged $550 million.
He pledged / his support to the leader.
He pledged to cut government salaries.

(Translation of “pledge” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /pledʒ/

a promise

He gave me his pledge.

something given by a person who is borrowing money etc to the person he has borrowed it from, to be kept until the money etc is returned

He borrowed $20 and left his watch as a pledge.

a sign or token

They exchanged rings as a pledge of their love.

(Translation of “pledge” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)