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swear British & World English

Make a solemn statement or promise undertaking to do something or affirming that something is the case

swear English Thesaurus

the godparents will then swear that they believe in the creed and the commandments

swear by British & World English

Have or express great confidence in the use, value, or effectiveness of

swear off British & World English

Promise to abstain from

swear to British & World English

Express one’s assurance that something is the case

swear blind British & World English

Affirm something emphatically

swear word British & World English

An offensive word, used especially as an expression of anger

swear word English Thesaurus

in those days men did not use swear words in front of girls

swear someone in British & World English

Admit someone to a particular office or position by directing them to take a formal oath

swear something out British & World English

Obtain the issue of a warrant for arrest by making a charge on oath

swear by in swear British & World English

Have or express great confidence in the use, value, or effectiveness of

swear off in swear British & World English

Promise to abstain from

swear to in swear British & World English

Express one’s assurance that something is the case

allegiance British & World English

Loyalty or commitment to a superior or to a group or cause

swear blind in swear British & World English

Affirm something emphatically

swear someone in in swear British & World English

Admit someone to a particular office or position by directing them to take a formal oath

swear something out in swear British & World English

Obtain the issue of a warrant for arrest by making a charge on oath

swear by in swear English Thesaurus

I swear by the Blessed Virgin that it fell into the sea

swear in in swear English Thesaurus

he was sworn in as the country's fifteenth Prime Minister

swear off in swear English Thesaurus

he swore off drink, tobacco, and gambling