Definitions for plight

Definitions for (noun) plight

Main entry: plight, troth

Definition: a solemn pledge of fidelity

Main entry: plight, predicament, quandary

Definition: a situation from which extrication is difficult especially an unpleasant or trying one

Usage: finds himself in a most awkward predicament; the woeful plight of homeless people

Definitions for (verb) plight

Main entry: pledge, plight

Definition: promise solemnly and formally

Usage: I pledge that I will honor my wife

Main entry: plight, engage, betroth, affiance

Definition: give to in marriage

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