PLIGHT MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Plight Definition & Synonyms

  1. () imp. & p. p. of Pluck.
  2. (n.) Condition; state; -- risk, or exposure to danger, often being implied; as, a luckless plight.
  3. (v. t.) To weave; to braid; to fold; to plait.
  4. () imp. & p. p. of Plight, to pledge.
  5. (n.) That which is exposed to risk; that which is plighted or pledged; security; a gage; a pledge.
  6. (n.) To promise; to engage; to betroth.
  7. (n.) To pledge; to give as a pledge for the performance of some act; as, to plight faith, honor, word; -- never applied to property or goods.
  8. (n.) A network; a plait; a fold; rarely a garment.


Synonyms:
Affiance, Betroth, Engage, Pledge, Predicament, Quandary, Troth,

• Plighter Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who, or that which, plights.


• Plighting Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Plight


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