Definitions of "swear"
  1. The act of making a serious vow or commitment, often in a formal context
  2. Indicating something truthful or pledging a promise while under a formal oath
  3. Asserting or pledging in a strong and determined manner
  4. Refers to the act of formally administering an oath to someone
  5. A process by which a person is obligated by an oath
  6. The act of voicing an oath
How to use "swear" in a sentence
  1. The witness was asked to swear before giving his testimony in court.
  2. In a court proceeding, individuals swear to tell the truth and nothing but the truth.
  3. The president-elect will swear to uphold the constitution at the inauguration.

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