Vower
Vower \Vow"er\, n. One who makes a vow. --Bale. [1913 Webster]

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  • vower — noun see vow II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • vower — See vow1. * * * …   Universalium

  • vower — n. one who promises, one who pledges, one who takes a vow …   English contemporary dictionary

  • vower — vow·er …   English syllables

  • 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 • Derivationally related forms: ↑vow • Hypernyms: ↑promiser, ↑promisor …   Useful english dictionary

  • vow — vower, n. vowless, adj. /vow/, 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. 3. a solemn or earnest… …   Universalium

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  • vow — I. noun Etymology: Middle English vowe, from Anglo French vou, from Latin votum, from neuter of votus, past participle of vovēre to vow; akin to Greek euchesthai to pray, vow, Sanskrit vāghat sacrificer Date: 13th century a solemn promise or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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