vow

to make a serious promise

vow

Promise which religiously committed whoever made it (votum susceptum) and which it was imperative that he carry out (votum solutum).

Vow

A vow (Lat. votum, vow, promise; see vote) is a promise or oath. ==Marriage vows== Marriage vows are binding promises each partner in a couple makes to the other during a wedding ceremony. Marriage customs have developed over history and keep changing as human society develops. In earlier times and in most cultures the consent of the partners has ...
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Vow

• (n.) Specifically, a promise of fidelity; a pledge of love or affection; as, the marriage vow. • (v. i.) To make a vow, or solemn promise. • (n.) To give, consecrate, or dedicate to God, or to some deity, by a solemn promise; to devote; to promise solemnly. • (n.) A solemn promise made to God, or to some deity; an act by which...
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vow

noun a solemn pledge (to oneself or to another or to a deity) to do something or to behave in a certain manner; `they took vows of poverty`
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vow

[Verb] To make a solemn promise to do something.
Example: She vowed to give her children all the love they needed.
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Vow

Vow intransitive verb To make a vow, or solemn promise. « Better is it that thou shouldest not vow , than that thou shouldest vow and not pay.» Eccl. v. 5.
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Vow

Vow noun [ Middle English vou , Old French vou , veu , vo , vu , French v...u , from Latin votum , from vovere , to vow. Confer Avow , Devout , Vote .] 1. A solemn promise made to God, or to some deity; an act b...
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Vow

Vow transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Vowed ; present participle & verbal noun Vowing .] [ Middle English vouen , Old French vouer , voer , French vouer , Late Latin votare . See Vow
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Vow

A promise made to God with sufficient knowledge and freedom, which has as its object a moral good that is possible and better than its voluntary omission.
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Vow

a promise made to God with sufficient knowledge and freedom, which has as its object a moral good that is possible and better than its voluntary omission. Vows that Religious take include the vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.
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Vow

a solemn promise c/f Simple vow (above) or Solemn vow
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vow

sacred voluntary promise to dedicate oneself or members of one`s family or community to a special obligation that goes beyond usual social or ... [1 related articles]
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vow

vow 1. An earnest promise to perform a specified act or to behave in a certain manner; especially a solemn promise to live and act in accordance with the rules of a religious order; such as, 'to take the vows of a nun.' 2. Etymology: from Anglo-French and Old French vou; from Latin votum, 'a vow, a wish, a promise, dedication'; noun use of the neu...
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vow

[n] - a solemn pledge (to oneself or to another or to a deity) to do something or to behave in a certain manner 2. [v] - dedicate to a deity by a vow 3. [v] - make a vow
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