my word is my bond

Definition of my word is my bond

  1. —used to indicate that one will always do what one has promised to do You can believe me when I say I'll help you. My word is my bond.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  of or relating to me or myself especially as possessor, agent, object of an action, or familiar person

  1. : million years

  1. :  something that is said

    :  talk, discourse

    :  the text of a vocal musical composition

  1. :  speak

    :  to express in words :  phrase

  1. :  something that binds or restrains :  fetter

    :  a binding agreement :  covenant

    :  a band or cord used to tie something

  1. :  to lap (a building material, such as brick) for solidity of construction

    :  to secure payment of duties and taxes on (goods) by giving a bond (see 1bond 5a)

    :  to convert into a debt secured by bonds (see 1bond 5a)

  1. :  bound in slavery

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