pledges 1 of 2

present tense third-person singular of pledge
1
as in commits
to obligate by prior agreement I would love to go to dinner with you, but I've pledged myself to a play with my parents that night

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2
as in deposits
to leave as a guarantee of repayment of a loan pledged their house against the loan

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pledges

2 of 2

noun

plural of pledge

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“Pledges.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pledges. Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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