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Synonyms for promise

guarantee

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seem likely

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Synonyms for promise

a declaration that one will or will not do a certain thing

to assume an obligation

to guarantee by a solemn promise

Synonyms for promise

a verbal commitment by one person to another agreeing to do (or not to do) something in the future

grounds for feeling hopeful about the future

make a promise or commitment

promise to undertake or give

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give grounds for expectations

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In 1998, Leslie Haynsworth and David Toomey published Amelia Earhart's Daughter, followed in 2003 by Stephanie Nolan's Promised the Moon and Martha Ackmann's The Mercury 13.
It was the same across the West Midlands where traditionally managed businesses, especially in engineering, felt compelled to join the revolution and invest in ventures which promised the moon and stars but seldom possessed enough business sense to lift it off the ground.
Most districts have been burned not just once but several times by special education software packages that promised the moon but ultimately didn't deliver, confirms Sam Dempsey, division director exceptional children programs, Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Public Schools.
Alan Wilkins, the branch secretary, said: "It is expected that 40percent of those voting on May 5 will be pensioners and we are being promised the moon and the stars.
MOTORMOUTH Uruguayan Juan Ramon Carrasco promised the moon when he took over as manager of the winners of two of the first four World Cups.
Students may be promised the moon by coaches seeking to improve their roster, only to receive a summary rejection by the Admissions office.
But there remain countless other important reforms on which the prime minister has promised the moon but delivered nothing.