Pronunciation: (plīt),[key] —n. a condition, state, or situation, esp. an unfavorable or unfortunate one: to find oneself in a sorry plight.
Pronunciation: (plīt),[key] —v.t. 1. to pledge (one's troth) in engagement to marry.
2. to bind (someone) by a pledge, esp. of marriage.
3. to give in pledge, as one's word, or to pledge, as one's honor.