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pignorate

adjective pig·no·rate \ˈpignərə̇t\

Definition of pignorate

  1. 1 :  given or taken in pledge :  pledged

  2. 2 :  of or relating to something pledged or to a contract of pignus :  pignoratitious

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Origin and Etymology of pignorate

Latin pigneratus, pignoratus, past participle of pignerare, pignorare to pledge


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pignorate

transitive verb pig·no·rate \-ˌrāt\

Definition of pignorate

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. 1 :  to give over (as a pledge) :  pawn

  2. 2 :  to take in pawn

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Origin and Etymology of pignorate

Latin pigneratus, pignoratus


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