pledge englannista suomeksi
To give assurance of friendship by the act of drinking; to drink to one's health.
- HARDCASTLE the cup. I hope you'll find it to your mind. I have prepared it with my own hands, and I believe you'll own the ingredients are tolerable. Will you be so good as to pledge me, sir? Here, Mr. Marlow, here is to our better acquaintance. Drinks.
1852, Matthew Arnold, ''Tristram and Iseult''
- Reach me my golden cup that stands by thee,
- And pledge me in it first for courtesy.
The personal property so pledged, to be kept until the debt is payed.
A person who has taken a pledge of allegiance to a college fraternity, but is not yet formally approved.