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Love is as much of an object as an obsession, everybody wants it, everybody seeks it, but few ever achieve it, those who do will cherish it, be lost in it, and among all, never... never forget it.
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Etymology

From Old French plege (French: pleige).

Verb

Infinitive
to pledge

Third person singular
pledg

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to pledge (third-person singular simple present pledg, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To make a solemn promise (to do something).
  2. To deposit something as a security; to pawn.

Translations

Noun

Singular
pledge

Plural
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  1. A solemn promise to do something.
  2. A person who has taken a pledge of allegiance to a college fraternity.
  3. A security to guarantee payment of a debt.
  4. A drinking toast.
  5. (the pledge): A promise to abstain from drinking alcohol.

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