promissory

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adjective prom·is·so·ry \ˈprä-mə-ˌsȯr-ē\

Definition of promissory

  1. :  containing or conveying a promise or assurance

Origin and Etymology of promissory

Middle English promissorye, from Medieval Latin promissorius, from Latin promittere


First Known Use: 15th century


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promissory

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adjective prom·is·so·ry \ˈprä-mə-ˌsōr-ē\

Legal Definition of promissory

  1. :  containing or conveying a promise or assurance promissory terms



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