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Synonyms and Antonyms of promise

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promise

synonym (synonym of promise)

  • (noun.cognition)
    grounds for feeling hopeful about the future (noun.cognition)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    make a promise or commitment (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    make a prediction about; tell in advance (verb.communication)
     

hypernym (promise IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a verbal commitment by one person to another agreeing to do (or not to do) something in the future (noun.communication)
    a message that makes a pledge (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    the use of language to perform some act (noun.communication)
     
  • give grounds for expectations (verb.stative)
    have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) (verb.stative)
     
  • grounds for feeling hopeful about the future (noun.cognition)
    belief about (or mental picture of) the future (noun.cognition)
     
  • make a prediction about; tell in advance (verb.communication)
    put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation (verb.communication)
     
  • make a promise or commitment (verb.communication)
    state emphatically and authoritatively (verb.communication)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF promise relation)

  • a verbal commitment by one person to another agreeing to do (or not to do) something in the future (noun.communication)
    a solemn promise, usually invoking a divine witness, regarding your future acts or behavior (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a promise (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a mutual promise to marry (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a mutual promise of a couple not to date anyone else; on college campuses it was once signaled by the giving of a fraternity pin (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a promise that an unaccepted offer will be renewed in the future (noun.communication)
     
  • grounds for feeling hopeful about the future (noun.cognition)
    an illusory hope (noun.cognition)
     
  • make a prediction about; tell in advance (verb.communication)
    interpret the significance of, as of palms, tea leaves, intestines, the sky; also of human behavior (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    attempt to anticipate or predict (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    predict from an omen (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    maintain with or as if with a bet (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    predict in advance (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    predict or reveal through, or as if through, divine inspiration (verb.communication)
     
  • make a promise or commitment (verb.communication)
    promise solemnly and formally (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    promise to abstain from (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    enter into a contractual arrangement (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    promise to do or accomplish (verb.communication)
     

derivation (.... is derived from promise)

  • a verbal commitment by one person to another agreeing to do (or not to do) something in the future (noun.communication)
    make a promise or commitment (verb.communication)
     
  • grounds for feeling hopeful about the future (noun.cognition)
    promise to undertake or give (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    be optimistic; be full of hope; have hopes (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    expect and wish (verb.emotion)
     
  • make a prediction about; tell in advance (verb.communication)
    the act of predicting (as by reasoning about the future) (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    knowledge of the future (usually said to be obtained from a divine source) (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a statement made about the future (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a prediction about how something (as the weather) will develop (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.event)
    an unfavorable omen (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    a feeling of evil to come (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who makes predictions of the future (usually on the basis of special knowledge) (noun.person)
     
  • (adj.all)
    in anticipation (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    of or relating to prediction; having value for making predictions (adj.all)
     
  • make a promise or commitment (verb.communication)
    a binding commitment to do or give or refrain from something (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person to whom a promise is made (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person who makes a promise (noun.person)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    relating to or having the character of a promise (adj.pert)
     
  • promise to undertake or give (verb.communication)
    grounds for feeling hopeful about the future (noun.cognition)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation hope assure anticipate expectation outlook commitment dedication speech act declare rainbow oath parole word betrothal engagement hope desire trust assure assurance

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