from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To pledge or pawn.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To pledge or pawn.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To pledge or pawn.


Latin impignoratus, p. pl. of impignorare to pawn. See pignoration. (Wiktionary)


  • He has no lands, only the use of such as are impignorate for fines; he cannot enrich himself in the old way by marriages; thrift is the chief pillar of his future, and he knows and uses it.

    In the South Seas

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.