Beelingo.com Back

English Dictionary

  • Hide translation

 swear swear

verb

  • () utter obscenities or profanities  ( imprecate, blaspheme, cuss, curse, swear )
    utter obscenities or profanities
     The drunken men were cursing loudly in the street
    The drunken men were cursing loudly in the street
  • () to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true  ( aver, avow, verify, swan, affirm, assert, swear )
    to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
     Before God I swear I am innocent
    Before God I swear I am innocent
  • () promise solemnly; take an oath  ( swear )
    promise solemnly; take an oath
  • () make a deposition; declare under oath  ( depone, depose, swear )
    make a deposition; declare under oath
  • have faith or confidence in  ( bank, bet, calculate, count, depend, look, reckon, swear, rely )
    have faith or confidence in
     you can count on me to help you any time
    you can count on me to help you any time
     Look to your friends for support
    Look to your friends for support
     You can bet on that!
    You can bet on that!
     Depend on your family in times of crisis
    Depend on your family in times of crisis


  • Back
    Next Language