Pledgeor
Pledgeor Pledge*or", Pledgor Pledg*or", n. (Law) One who pledges, or delivers anything in pledge; a pledger; -- opposed to {pledgee}. [1913 Webster]

Note: This word analogically requires the e after g, but the spelling pledgor is perhaps commoner. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • pledgeor — noun see pledgor * * * pledger, pledgeor or pledgor /plejˈər/ noun • • • Main Entry: ↑pledge …   Useful english dictionary

  • pledgeor — pledge·or || ple dÊ’É”r /ple dʒɔː n. person who gives something as security, one who mortgages property …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pledgeor — pled·geor …   English syllables

  • Pledgor — Pledgeor Pledge*or , Pledgor Pledg*or , n. (Law) One who pledges, or delivers anything in pledge; a pledger; opposed to {pledgee}. [1913 Webster] Note: This word analogically requires the e after g, but the spelling pledgor is perhaps commoner.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pignus — (Civil law.) A pledge of goods in which they were delivered by the pledgeor to the …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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