Definitions for vower

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vowvaʊ(n.)

  1. a solemn promise, pledge, or personal commitment:

    marriage vows; a vow of secrecy.

  2. a solemn promise made to a deity or saint committing oneself to an act, service, or condition.

    Category: Religion

  3. a solemn or earnest declaration.

  4. (v.t.)to make a vow of; promise by a vow, as to a deity or a saint.

    Category: Religion

  5. to pledge or resolve solemnly to do, make, give, etc.:

    They vowed revenge.

  6. to declare solemnly or earnestly; assert emphatically.

  7. to dedicate or devote by a vow.

    Category: Religion

  8. (v.i.)to make a vow.

    Category: Religion

Idioms for vow:

  1. take vows, to make an official commitment to a religious order.

    Category: Idiom, Religion

Origin of vow:

1250–1300; < OF vo(u) < L vōtum, neut. of vōtus, ptp. of vovēre to vow

vow′er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vower(noun)

    someone who makes a solemn promise to do something or behave in a certain way

    "young vowers of eternal love"; "there are many vowers of chastity but few who observe it"

Wiktionary

  1. vower(Noun)

    One who makes a vow.

    Bale.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vower(noun)

    one who makes a vow

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