present participle of pledge
as in committing
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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as in pawning
to leave as a guarantee of repayment of a loan pledged their house against the loan

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“Pledging.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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