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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A solemn pledge of fidelity; A mutual promise to marry.

Usage examples (38)
  • Noun : by my troth. ,in troth
  • ‘My troth is pledged,’ said the bandit; ‘I can never betray him in whose veins my own blood is flowing.’
  • By my troth, that is good blood to have in one's veins!
  • "By my troth, that is Sir Guy of Gisborne's horn," quoth the Sheriff; for more
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