English-Norwegian translation of promise

Translation of the word promise from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

promise in Norwegian

promise
commitmentnoun løfte [n]
  omenverb tyde på, både, varsle mot, advare mot
  commitmentverb love
Synonyms for promise
Derived terms of promise
Anagrams of promise
Examples with translation
I always keep a promise.
He is bound by his promise.
She made a promise to write to me every week.
Don't promise anything.
Wiki
A promise is a commitment by someone to do or not do something. In the law of contract, an exchange of promises is usually held to be legally enforceable, according to the Latin maxim pacta sunt servanda.

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Definitions of promise
noun
1. promise - a verbal commitment by one person to another agreeing to do (or not to do) something in the future
  speech act the use of language to perform some act
  commitment, dedication the official act of consigning a person to confinement (as in a prison or mental hospital)
  oath a commitment to tell the truth (especially in a court of law); to lie under oath is to become subject to prosecution for perjury
  word of honor, parole, word (law) a conditional release from imprisonment that entitles the person to serve the remainder of the sentence outside the prison as long as the terms of release are complied with
  betrothal, troth, engagement the act of becoming betrothed or engaged
  pinning 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
  rain check a ticket stub entitling the holder to admission to a future event if the scheduled event was cancelled due to rain
2. promise - grounds for feeling hopeful about the future; "there is little or no promise that he will recover"
  hope
  outlook, expectation, prospect belief about (or mental picture of) the future
  rainbow an illusory hope; "chasing rainbows"
verb
1. promise - make a promise or commitment
  assure
  declare state firmly; "He declared that he was innocent"
  plight, pledge promise solemnly and formally; "I pledge that I will honor my wife"
  swear off promise to abstain from; "I have sworn off cigarettes altogether"
  undertake, contract promise to do or accomplish; "guarantee to free the prisoners"
  guarantee, undertake give surety or assume responsibility; "I vouch for the quality of my products"
2. promise - promise to undertake or give; "I promise you my best effort"
  declare state firmly; "He declared that he was innocent"
3. promise - give grounds for expectations; "The new results were promising"; "The results promised fame and glory"
  be spend or use time; "I may be an hour"
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promise as verb
InfinitiveGerundioPast participle
(To) promisepromisingpromised
Indikative
1. Present
ipromise
youpromise
hepromises
wepromise
youpromise
theypromise
8. Perfect
ihave promised
youhave promised
hehas promised
wehave promised
youhave promised
theyhave promised
2. Imperfect
ipromised
youpromised
hepromised
wepromised
youpromised
theypromised
9. Pluperfect indic. or Past perfect
ihad promised
youhad promised
hehad promised
wehad promised
youhad promised
theyhad promised
4a. Future
iwill promise
youwill promise
hewill promise
wewill promise
youwill promise
theywill promise
11a. Future perfect or future anterior
iwill have promised
youwill have promised
hewill have promised
wewill have promised
youwill have promised
theywill have promised
Conditional
5. Conditional present
iwould promise
youwould promise
hewould promise
wewould promise
youwould promise
theywould promise
12. Conditional perfect
iwould have promised
youwould have promised
hewould have promised
wewould have promised
youwould have promised
theywould have promised
Subjunctive
6. Subject
ipromise
youpromise
hepromise
wepromise
youpromise
theypromise
13. Present perfect
ihave promised
youhave promised
hehave promised
wehave promised
youhave promised
theyhave promised
Imperfect
ipromised
youpromised
hepromised
wepromised
youpromised
theypromised
Pluperfect
ihad promised
youhad promised
hehad promised
wehad promised
youhad promised
theyhad promised
Imperative
Affirmative
youpromise
weLet's promise
youpromise
Negative
youdon't promise! (do not promise)
youdon't promise! (do not promise)
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