promise englannista suomeksi
A transaction between two persons whereby the first person undertakes in the future to render some service or gift to the second person or devotes something valuable now and here to his use.
- He purſued ''Andrew Houſtoun'' upon his promiſe, to give him the like Sallary for the next year, and in abſence obtained him to be holden as confeſt and Decerned.
Reason to expect improvement or success; potential.
(RQ:Irving Sketch Boo)
- My native country was full of youthful promise.
- He (..) commanded them that they should not depart from Jerusalem, but wait for the promise of the Father.
1936 Aug., (w), "(w)", ''(w)'':
- "You think that I'll take anything.""I know you will, sweet." ..."There wasn't going to be any of that. You promised there wouldn't be.""Well, there is now," she said sweetly.
To give grounds for expectation, especially of something good.
(feminine singular past participle of)
(adj form of)
(verb form of)