7 Definitions of Swear
The meaning of the word swear, the definition of Swear:
v. i. - To affirm or utter a solemn declaration, with an appeal to God for the truth of what is affirmed; to make a promise, threat, or resolve on oath; also, to affirm solemnly by some sacred object, or one regarded as sacred, as the Bible, the Koran, etc.
v. i. - To give evidence on oath; as, to swear to the truth of a statement; he swore against the prisoner.
v. i. - To make an appeal to God in an irreverant manner; to use the name of God or sacred things profanely; to call upon God in imprecation; to curse.
v. t. - To utter or affirm with a solemn appeal to God for the truth of the declaration; to make (a promise, threat, or resolve) under oath.
v. t. - To put to an oath; to cause to take an oath; to administer an oath to; -- ofetn followed by in or into; as, to swear witnesses; to swear a jury; to swear in an officer; he was sworn into office.
v. t. - To declare or charge upon oath; as, he swore treason against his friend.
v. t. - To appeal to by an oath.
The word "swear" uses 5 letters: A E R S W
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Words formed by adding one letter before or after swear, or to swear in any order:
d - dewars waders f - wafers g - swager wagers h - hawser rewash washer k - wakers wreaks l - walers warsle n - answer resawn p - pawers s - resaws sawers sewars swears wrasse t - rawest tawers waster waters v - wavers x - waxers y - sawyer swayer
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