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Euche

Euche (yoo’-kay): A vow to keep a promise.

YOU: I promise you that I’ll promise you.

ME: Promise me what?

YOU: That I’ll keep the promise I made to you.

ME: Isn’t keeping a promise implied by making a promise?

YOU: I promise, I don’t know.

ME: Goodbye! That’s a promise!

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Definition courtesy of “Silva Rhetoricae” (rhetoric.byu.edu).