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pledging

verb
present participle of pledge

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1 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 to leave as a guarantee of repayment of a loan
  • pledged their house against the loan

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3 to make a solemn declaration of intent
  • I pledge that I will abide by all of the rules of this organization

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“Pledging.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pledging. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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