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Определение “promise” в словаре английского

Определение "promise" в словаре английского

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promiseverb

uk   /ˈprɒm.ɪs/  us   /ˈprɑː.mɪs/
  • promise verb (SAY CERTAINLY)

B1 [I or T] to tell someone that you will certainly do something: [+ to infinitive] He promised faithfully to call me every week. [+ that] The government have promised that they'll reduce taxes. [+ (that)] Promise me (that) you won't tell him. I'll look for some while I'm at the shops but I'm not promising anything. Can I have that book back when you've finished because I've promised it (= I have said I will give it) to Sara. [+ two objects] Her parents promised her a new car if she passed her exams. I've promised myself a long bath when I get through all this work. [+ speech] "I'll come round and see you every day," she promised. "I won't do anything dangerous." "You promise?" "I promise." "I won't have time to take you shopping this afternoon." "But you promised!"

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promisenoun

uk   /ˈprɒm.ɪs/  us   /ˈprɑː.mɪs/
  • promise noun (SAY CERTAINLY)

B1 [C] the act of saying that you will certainly do something: I'll put my things away tonight - and that's a promise! I'll try to get back in time, but I'm not making any promises.
keep/break a promise
B2 to do/not do what you said that you would do: If I make a promise, I like to keep it.

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(Определение слова promise из Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Определение "promise" в словаре американского английского

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promiseverb

 us   /ˈprɑm·ɪs/
  • promise verb (STATE CONFIDENTLY)

[I/T] to state to someone that you will certainly do something: [T] We promised the kids (that) we’d take them to the zoo. [+ to infinitive] She promised to be careful.
  • promise verb (HAVE LIKELY SUCCESS)

to seem likely: [+ to infinitive] The new movie promises to be one of the biggest money-makers of all time.

promisenoun

 us   /ˈprɑm·ɪs/
  • promise noun (LIKELY SUCCESS)

[U] the likelihood of success or achievement: She shows great promise as a fiction writer.
  • promise noun (CONFIDENT STATEMENT)

[C] a statement that you will certainly do something: I’ll try to get back in time, but I’m not making any promises. He broke his promise to (= said he would but did not) give his art collection to the county museum.
(Определение слова promise из Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Переводы "promise"
на корейский 약속하다…
на арабский يَعِد…
на малайский berjanji, menjanjikan, dijangka…
на французский promettre (de), promettre…
на русский обещать…
на китайский (традиционный) 肯定地說, 允諾,答應, 保證…
на итальянский promettere…
на турецкий söz vermek, vaatte bulunmak, vaat etmek…
на польский obiecywać, przyrzekać…
на испанский prometer…
на вьетнамский hứa, đảm bảo, báo hiệu…
на португальский prometer, dar a palavra…
на тайский สัญญา, มีเค้า, ส่อแวว…
на немецкий versprechen, Hoffnung erwecken…
на каталонский prometre…
на японский (人)に~を約束する, 保証する, (人)に~を与えることを約束する…
на китайский (упрощенный) 肯定地说, 允诺,答应, 保证…
на индонезийский berjanji, menjanjikan, menjanjikan harapan…
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