word of honor


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Noun1.word of honor - a promiseword of honor - a promise; "he gave his word"  
promise - a verbal commitment by one person to another agreeing to do (or not to do) something in the future
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word of honor

noun
A declaration that one will or will not do a certain thing:
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becsületszó
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Come, Baisemeaux, if you can pledge me your word of honor, do so, that you will not open your lips to any one about what I am going to say to you."
"But," said D'Artagnan, checking him by a severe look, "your word of honor?"
"I give you my sacred word of honor," replied the little man, about to set off running.
Considering the present shattered condition of my constitution, you couldn't have given her better advice--upon my word of honor, you couldn't have given her better advice!"
Pray, pray be careful, and compose your mind: promise me, my dear, dear fellow--promise me, on your word of honor, to compose your mind!"
"On my word of honor," said Athos, "one must be either a Mazarinist or a Frondeur.
"An inn, Miss Emily; a lonely inn, somewhere in the country; and a comfortless room at the inn, with a makeshift bed at one end of it, and a makeshift bed at the other--I give you my word of honor, that was how your aunt put it.
"Two hours later--I give you my word of honor I am not exaggerating--Mercy Merrick was established at Julian's bedside.
And he has bound me not to tell it, under a promise given on my word of honor. You wished, dear Mrs.
don't make an old soldier false to his word of honor!"
Atsaka may word of honor. That is why we are so united and solid behind him."