Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [sw'ɛɹ]
meaning of the word
curse, cuss, blaspheme, swear, imprecate
utter obscenities or profanities; "The drunken men were cursing loudly in the street"
affirm, verify, assert, avow, aver, swan, swear
to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
promise solemnly; take an oath
swear, depose, depone
make a deposition; declare under oath
"I swear I did not kill him!
"I swear I am not, Margaret.
"I could swear only to the beard."
Colonel Woodville had begun to swear.
'It was up when I went, that I'll swear.
I swear to him that I love him, his own Tonia.
"I will not swear it," reiterated the witness.
Haig did not swear or gamble or dance all night.
All who swear by the old gods have been summoned.
Could you swear to that man's face within the cab?"