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English definition of “pledge”

pledge

verb [T]
 
 
/pledʒ/
to promise seriously to do something or give something: Foreign donors have pledged $550 million. He pledged his support to Mandela. [+ to do sth] He pledged to cut government salaries.Making and breaking promises and commitments
(Definition of pledge verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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