pledger

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pledger someone who makes or gives a pledge
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Pledger One who pledges.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n pledger One who pledges or offers a pledge.
    • n pledger One who accepts an invitation to drink after another, or who pledges himself, his honor, word, etc., to another by drinking with him.
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Usage

In literature:

VOTE FOR PLEDGER, AND HONEST CONVICTIONS!
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 103, July 9, 1892" by Various
Gun-Powder alone dissolv'd in Wine, is of singular Use to wash the Ulcers, and afterwards to wet the Pledgers which are to be apply'd to 'em.
"The Compleat Surgeon, or the Whole Art of Surgery Explain'd in a Most Familiar Method" by Charles Gabriel Le Clerc
Tyr, the shining, the warrior god, the pledger of one hand.
"The Heroes of Asgard" by Annie Keary
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In news:

Alex Pledger of the Breakers celebrates Mika Vukona's match winning basket during the round five NBL match between the New Zealand Breakers and the Sydney Kings.
Consider Oklahoma, led by star guard Steven Pledger.
Senior guard Steven Pledger led Oklahoma with 15 points Sunday, but he had to come from behind to do it.
Kenneth Pledger , 46, a resident and native of Houma, died Wednesday, August 22, 2012 in Houma.
Pledger key to Hurst's second 4-Ball title.
Pledger collects Big 12 honor.
Oklahoma junior guard Steven Pledger has been named the Big 12 Player of the Week after scoring 30 points in a 63-60 win at then No 22 ranked Kansas State.
Texas Tech 75, OU 65: On close losses, TMG, and a Pledger apology.
Norma Patterson remembers his kindness toward her cousin, Sandra Pledger, and others who lived there.
Sandra Pledger knew how to imitate the birds and chickens that meandered near the assisted living center where she lived off Shoal Creek Road.
Pledger, 68, originally from Leeds, was called the "Bird Lady" by her peers at the facility, said Norma Patterson, Pledger's first cousin.
Memorial services for William Blake Haynie, 24, of Gainesville, TX are set for Saturday, October 6, at 3:00 pm at the Mountain Springs Community Center with the Reverend Milton Pledger officiating.
More is needed from starters Tom Abercrombie (pictured), Alex Pledger and Mika Vukona.
NORMAN — — Stephen Pledger scored 15 points and three other Oklahoma players scored in double figures as the Sooners beat Louisiana-Monroe 85-51 Sunday.
(Above) Actors Shawnna Pledger, as Sylvia, and Dennis Delamar, as Greg 20121103.
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