Meaning of “your word is your bond” in the English Dictionary

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"your word is your bond" in British English

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your word is your bond

old-fashioned or formal

If someone's word is their bond, they always keep a promise:

"But listen, you have to promise never to tell anyone." "My word is my bond."

(Definition of “your word is your bond” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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