from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A person to whom something is pledged.
- n. A person with whom something is deposited as a pledge.
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- n. someone who receives a pledge
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The one to whom a pledge is given, or to whom property pledged is delivered.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The person to whom anything is pledged.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone to whom a pledge is made or someone with whom something is deposited as a pledge
The point that this particular 'pledgee' endured several 'attacks' by her future 'sorors' and never reported it until after she was initiated as a member.
In this case the pledgee is bound to use ordinary diligence in guarding the thing pledged.
The Servian action is that by which a landlord sues for his tenant's property, over which he has a right in the nature of mortgage as security for his rent; the quasi-Servian is a similar remedy, open to every pledgee or hypothecary creditor.
But beyond the pledgee and the sequester (a receiver appointed by the court) these exceptions are unimportant and disputed.
But the law was otherwise as to a  pledgee, if he had kept the pledge with his own goods, and the two were stolen together.
Tradition explains the ceremonies in this way: in the rude ancient times it was deemed a wise precaution to have both hands of both drinkers employed, lest while the pledger pledged his love and fidelity to the pledgee the pledgee take that opportunity to slip a dirk into him!
In the rude ancient times it was deemed a wise precaution to have both hands of both drinkers employed, lest while the pledger pledged his love and fidelity to the pledgee, the pledgee take that opportunity to slip a dirk into him!
Pledged Shares may only be tendered with the consent of the relevant pledgee.
Pledged Registered Option Rights may only be tendered with the consent of the relevant pledgee.
Under Turkish law, in order to establish a pledge over moveable assets, physical possession of such assets shall be transferred to the pledgee in order to perfect the pledge.