adpromissor

noun
ad·​pro·​mis·​sor | \ ˌad-prō-ˈmi-sər, -ˌsȯr \
plural adpromissors also adpromissores\ ˌad-​ˌprä-​mə-​ˈsȯr-​(ˌ)ēz \

Definition of adpromissor

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

First Known Use of adpromissor

1675, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for adpromissor

Late Latin adpromissor, appromissor one who gives bail, bail, from ad- + promissor promiser

Learn More About adpromissor

Time Traveler for adpromissor

Time Traveler

The first known use of adpromissor was in 1675

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near adpromissor

adpromission

adpromissor

ad quod damnum

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for adpromissor

Cite this Entry

“Adpromissor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adpromissor. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Eponyms: Words Named After People

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!