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Detailed Translations for promise from English to Dutch


to promise verb (promises, promised, promising)

  1. to promise (vow; offer; bid fair)
    beloven; toezeggen
    • beloven verb (beloof, belooft, beloofde, beloofden, beloofd)
    • toezeggen verb (zeg toe, zegt toe, zegde toe, zegden toe, toegezegd)

Conjugations for promise:

  1. promise
  2. promise
  3. promises
  4. promise
  5. promise
  6. promise
simple past
  1. promised
  2. promised
  3. promised
  4. promised
  5. promised
  6. promised
present perfect
  1. have promised
  2. have promised
  3. has promised
  4. have promised
  5. have promised
  6. have promised
past continuous
  1. was promising
  2. were promising
  3. was promising
  4. were promising
  5. were promising
  6. were promising
  1. shall promise
  2. will promise
  3. will promise
  4. shall promise
  5. will promise
  6. will promise
continuous present
  1. am promising
  2. are promising
  3. is promising
  4. are promising
  5. are promising
  6. are promising
  1. be promised
  2. be promised
  3. be promised
  4. be promised
  5. be promised
  6. be promised
  1. promise!
  2. let's promise!
  3. promised
  4. promising
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

promise [the ~] noun

  1. the promise (commitment; engagement; obligation; )
    de toezegging; de belofte; de gelofte

Translation Matrix for promise:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
belofte commitment; engagement; oath; obligation; pledge; promise; undertaking; vow
gelofte commitment; engagement; oath; obligation; pledge; promise; undertaking; vow
toezegging commitment; engagement; oath; obligation; pledge; promise; undertaking; vow
- hope
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
beloven bid fair; offer; promise; vow
toezeggen bid fair; offer; promise; vow
- anticipate; assure; call; forebode; foretell; predict; prognosticate
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- pledge

Related Words for "promise":

Synonyms for "promise":

Related Definitions for "promise":

  1. grounds for feeling hopeful about the future1
    • there is little or no promise that he will recover1
  2. a verbal commitment by one person to another agreeing to do (or not to do) something in the future1
  3. make a promise or commitment1
  4. promise to undertake or give1
    • I promise you my best effort1
  5. make a prediction about; tell in advance1
  6. give grounds for expectations1
    • The new results were promising1
    • The results promised fame and glory1

Wiktionary Translations for promise:

  1. vow
  2. -
  1. to commit to something or action
  1. een ondelinge of schriftelijke verklaring waarin men iets belooft
  1. toezeggen dat iets gedaan zal worden
  2. beloven

Cross Translation:
promise belofte; toezegging; uitloving promesse — propre|fr action de promettre ; ou résultat de cette action.
promise beloven; toezeggen; uitloven; verzeggen promettre — S’engager verbalement ou par écrit à quelque chose.

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