Translation of "vow" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /vaʊ/ us

A to make a determined decision or promise to do something

The guerrillas vowed (that) they would overthrow the government.
After the awful meals we had last Christmas, I vowed to do more of the cooking myself.
noun uk /vaʊ/ us

a serious promise or decision

voto, promesa
She took/made a vow never to lend money to anyone again.

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


noun /vau/

a solemn promise, especially one made to God

voto; promesa solemne
The monks have made/taken a vow of silence
marriage vows.

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