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  Definition of swear
  1. have confidence or faith in; "We can trust in God"; "Rely on your friends"; "bank on your good education"; "I swear by my grandmother''s recipes"
  2. utter obscenities or profanities; "The drunken men were cursing loudly in the street"
  3. promise solemnly; take an oath
  4. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
  5. make a deposition; declare under oath
Similar Words: trust, rely, bank, curse, cuss, blaspheme, imprecate, affirm, verify, assert, avow, aver, swan, depose, depone

 

See Also: swear off

 

Hyponyms: credit, lean, count, bet, depend, look, calculate, reckon, hold, claim, take, attest, declare, protest, assure, tell

 

Grouped Verbs: blaspheme

 

Derivational Morphology: reliance, trust, faith, swearer, curse, curse word, expletive, oath, swearing, swearword, cuss, assertion, averment, asseveration, asserter, declarer, affirmer, asseverator, avower, avowal, avouchment, affirmation, statement, testifier, deponent, deposition

 

Anagrams: wares

 

Language Translations:
Bulgarian: заклевам се and псувам   Chinese: 發誓  
Dutch: vloeken and zweren   Finnish: kiroilla and vannoa  
French: jurer   German: schimpfen and schwören  
Hungarian: esküszik and káromkodik   Icelandic: blóta and sverja  
Italian: giurare and insultare   Japanese: 誓う and 悪態をつく  
Korean: 맹세하다 and 욕을 하다   Polish: przeklinać and przysięgać  
Portuguese: jurar and praguejar   Russian: клясться and ругаться  
Spanish: blasfemar and jurar   Swedish: svära  
Telugu: ఒట్టు పెట్టు and తిట్టు  
 
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