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Principal Translations
InglésEspañol
pledge nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (promise)promesa nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla").
  compromiso nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso").
 Dan made a pledge to be more helpful to his parents.
pledge [sth] to [sb] vtr + prep (promise)prometer vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  dar la palabra loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 Glenn pledged his heart to Emma.
pledge to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (promise to do [sth])prometer vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  dar la palabra loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 Christina pledged to support her friend through this difficult time.
pledge,
pledge that
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(with clause: promise)prometer que vtr + conj
 Wendy pledged that she would never leave him.
 
Additional Translations
InglésEspañol
pledge nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (university fraternity) (fraternidad)no iniciado loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala").
pledge nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. ([sth] given as security)garantía nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla").
 Realizing he had forgotten his wallet, Sean left his watch as a pledge that he would come back to pay.
pledge nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. ([sth] given as a token)señal nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla").
 Rachel gave Carl a locket as a pledge of her love.
pledge [sb] to [sth] vtr + prep (bind to a promise)hacer prometer loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 Amanda pledged everyone to secrecy.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Compound Forms:
InglésEspañol
action of pledge nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (law: contract by pledge)acción pignoraticia nf + adj
pledge allegiance,
swear allegiance
vtr + n
(promise to be loyal)jurar lealtad loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
pledge allegiance to [sb/sth],
swear allegiance
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(promise to be loyal to [sb], [sth])jurarle lealtad a loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
Pledge of Allegiance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (vow of loyalty to the USA)juramento de fidelidad loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala").
 Many parents object to the Pledge of Allegiance in schools because of the religious reference.
  promesa de lealtad nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla").
 Muchos padres objetan la Promesa de Lealtad en las escuelas debido a su contenido religioso.
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