promise, pledge


  • devote

    When you devote yourself to something, such as helping the homeless or being the best student you can be, you spend a lot of time and put forth a lot of effort doing it.

  • devoted

    Consecrated to a purpose; strongly attached; zealous; devout; as, a devoted admirer.

  • devotedly

    doing in a faithful or loyal way

  • devotee

    One who is wholly devoted; esp., one given wholly to religion; one who is superstitiously given to religious duties and ceremonies; a bigot.

  • devotion

    The act of devoting; consecration.

  • devout

    Devoted to religion or to religious feelings and duties; absorbed in religious exercises; given to devotion; pious; reverent; religious.

  • votary

    Consecrated by a vow or promise; consequent on a vow; devoted; promised.

  • vote

    To express or signify the mind, will, or preference, either viva voce, or by ballot, or by other authorized means, as in electing persons to office, in passing laws, regulations, etc., or in deciding on any proposition in which one has an interest with others.

  • voter

    One who votes; one who has a legal right to vote, or give his suffrage; an elector; a suffragist; as, an independent voter.

  • voting

    a. & n. from Vote, v.

  • votive

    Given by vow, or in fulfillment of a vow; consecrated by a vow; devoted; as, votive offerings; a votive tablet.

  • vow

    To make a vow, or solemn promise.

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