Definitions and translations for "swear"

Definition of swear

Pronunciation
Verb
1. Promise solemnly; take an oath.
2. Utter obscenities or profanities.
3. To declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true.
Before God I swear I am innocent.
4. Make a deposition; declare under oath.
5. Have confidence or faith in.
I swear by my grandmother's recipes.
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English - English - swear

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n. pledge, vow; curse, obscene language
v. pledge, vow, solemnly promise; curse, use obscene language; testify under oath (Law); bind by an oath

English - Spanish - swear

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v. hacer un juramento, jurar, prestar juramento; blasfemar, echar ternos, maldecir, perjurar

English - French - swear

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v. jurer, déclarer sous serment; faire jurer; insulter; pousser des jurons

English - German - swear

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n. Gelübde, versprechen; Fluchworte, obszöne Sprache
v. schwören; beschwören; verfluchen

English - Indonesian - swear

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n. sumpah, caci maki, umpat, umpatan
v. mengucapkan sumpah, bersumpah, percaya sekali, memaksa bersumpah, menyumpah, mempersumpahkan, mengumpat, bercaci-cacian

English - Italian - swear

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s. impegno, voto; maledizione; linguaggio osceno
v. prestare giuramento, giurare; imprecare, bestemmiare

English - Polish - swear

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v. przysięgać, kląć się, przysiąc, kląć, skląć, przeklinać, wykląć, zażegnać się, sumitować się, przekląć, wyklinać

English - Portuguese - swear

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s. jurar; xingar
v. jurar; prestar juramento; xingar

English - Romanian - swear

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v. jura, jura pe, promite sub jurământ, jura: se jura, depune, presta, pune să jure, acuza, lua de martor, înjura, drăcui

English - Russian - swear

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г. клясться, божиться, поклясться, побожиться, присягать, заставлять поклясться, приводить к присяге, давать показания под присягой, ругаться, браниться, выбраниться, богохульствовать, богохульничать, ругать, ругнуть, ругнуться, обругать, не гармонировать

English - Turkish - swear

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f. kalaylamak, yemin etmek, ant içmek, küfretmek, sövmek, sövüp saymak, lânet okuma, yeminle söylemek, yemin ettirmek

English - Ukrainian - swear

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n. клятва, присяга, прийняття присяги, богохульство
v. присягатися, присягати, свідчити, заприсягати, клясти, клястися, лаяти, поклястися

English - Dutch - swear

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ww. zweren; vloeken; rechtsgeldig verklaren; zweren; uitschelden

English - Greek - swear

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ρήμ. ορκίζομαι, βρίζω, βλασφημώ

English - Arabic - swear

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‏قسم، حلف، سب، إشتم، أكد، إستحلف، أقسم‏

English - Chinese - swear

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(动) 发誓; 诅咒; 宣誓; 骂脏话; 发; 发誓要; 宣; 起誓保证

English - Chinese - swear

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(動) 發誓; 詛咒; 宣誓; 罵髒話; 發; 發誓要; 宣; 起誓保證

English - Hindi - swear

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v. सशपथ वचन देना, क़सम खिलाना, सौगंध खाना

English - Japanese - swear

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(動) 陳述する; 訴える; 誓わせる; (法律)証言する; 汚い言葉を使う

English - Korean - swear

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동. 맹세하다; 욕하다; 선서하다 (법률)

English - Vietnamese - swear

Pronunciation
n. lới thề
v. thề, tuyên thệ, nguyền rủa
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Synonyms for swear
1. vow: avow, promise, warrant, declare, state, testify, depose
2. curse: blaspheme, cuss, damn, imprecate
Verb forms for swear
Present participle: swearing
Present: swear (3.person: swears)
Past: swore
Future: will swear
Present conditional: would swear
Present Perfect: have sworn (3.person: has sworn)
Past Perfect: had sworn
Future Perfect: will have sworn
Past conditional: would have sworn