give someone one's wordidiom (1)
Definition of give someone one's word
(Entry 1 of 2)
: to swear or promise I give you my word, I knew nothing about their plans.
give (someone) one's wordidiom (2)
Definition of give (someone) one's word (Entry 2 of 2)
: to promise something I'll be there. I give you my word.
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