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gage

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of gage

  1. something given or held to assure that the giver will keep a promise <in the old days a sheriff would take gage in the form of personal goods from an accused person who then had to appear in court or forfeit the goods> Synonyms pledge, guarantee, guaranty, pawn, securityRelated Words bail, bond; deposit, down payment, earnest, handsel; surety, warranty; assurance, oath, promise, troth, word; commitment, compact, contract, covenant; recognizance




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