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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 vouch·safe /vaʊʧˈsef, ˈvaʊʧˌ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vouch·safe v. t. [imp. & p. p. Vouchsafed p. pr. & vb. n. Vouchsafing.]
 1. To condescend to grant; to concede; to bestow.
    If ye vouchsafe that it be so.   --Chaucer.
    Shall I vouchsafe your worship a word or two?   --Shak.
    It is not said by the apostle that God vouchsafed to the heathens the means of salvation.   --South.
 2. To receive or accept in condescension.  [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vouch·safe, v. i. To condescend; to deign; to yield; to descend or stoop.
    Vouchsafe, O Lord, to keep us this day without sin.   --Bk. of Com. Prayer.
 Vouchsafe, illustrious Ormond, to behold
 What power the charms of beauty had of old.   --Dryden.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: grant in a condescending manner
      2: promise or agree condescendingly, as a special favor