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Sweet reminded me that when we talked in January, she had said the 2020s would be the “decade of delivery on the promise of technology.”Why Accenture thinks the ‘Henry Ford moment of the digital era’ is coming|Alan Murray|September 17, 2020|Fortune
The next thing to understand is that good investors know the promise you are making to them is just that—a promise.‘How I Built This’ host Guy Raz on insights from some of the world’s most famous entrepreneurs|Rachel King|September 15, 2020|Fortune
They were fooled with promises like the Democrats make today.
That was the promise of FitrWoman, an app I downloaded on my phone last fall.
To help deliver on her promise, Atkins carried SB 1120 herself – one of the few measures she signed her name to this year.Sacramento Report: 3 Takeaways From a Wild Legislative Session|Sara Libby|September 4, 2020|Voice of San Diego
With those words was a promise to launch the first group of passengers in the coming year.You Were Wrong About Miley & Bitcoin: 2014’s Failed Predictions|Nina Strochlic|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Their authors promise that your spirit will be improved, your ambition honed, and your finances maximized by their advice.
He said the brokers promise that the Italian navy will pick them up, which he says has actually driven the prices down.Inside the Smuggling Networks Flooding Europe with Refugees|Barbie Latza Nadeau|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They opened for acts like Elliott Smith, Sloan, and Promise Ring.OK Go Is Helping Redefine the Music Video For the Internet Age|Lauren Schwartzberg|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Christie has a lot riding on fulfilling his promise of shepherding Atlantic City into a third boom era.I Watched a Casino Kill Itself: The Awful Last Nights of Atlantic City’s Taj Mahal|Olivia Nuzzi|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He is dead; but his three sons have the estate yet, and I think they would keep their father's promise to the Indians.
Alford speaks of this as remarkable; but vision is the especial promise of Wisdom, therefore of Solomon, son of David.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
From mere regrets he was passing now, through dismay, into utter repentance of his promise.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
This information was balm to Louis, as it seemed to promise a peaceful termination to so threatening an affair.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
Were they to be driven out,—driven out this very day, when the Virgin had only just now seemed to promise her help and protection?
British Dictionary definitions for promise
Derived forms of promisepromiser, noun
Word Origin for promise
Other Idioms and Phrases with promise
see lick and a promise.