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Meaning of “give your word” in the English Dictionary

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give your word

formalC1 to ​promise: He gave his word that he would ​marry her and she had no ​cause to ​doubt him.
(Definition of give your word from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “give your word”
in Chinese (Simplified) 许诺, 保证…
in Chinese (Traditional) 承諾, 保證…
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