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oath

noun [C] uk   /əʊθ/ us    /oʊθ/

oath noun [C] (PROMISE)

a promise, especially that you will tell the truth in a law court: Medieval knights took an oath of allegiance/loyalty to their lord. The witness placed her hand on the Bible and took the oath (= promised to tell the truth).be under/on oath to have formally promised to tell the truth: The judge reminded the witness that she was under oath.

oath noun [C] (SWEAR WORD)

old-fashioned an offensive word, especially one that uses a name for God: muttering/mouthing oaths
Traducciones de “oath”
en coreano 맹세…
en árabe قَسْم…
en francés serment, juron…
en turco söz, yemin, ant…
en italiano giuramento…
en chino (tradicionál) 承諾, (尤指法庭上的)誓言,誓約,宣誓…
en ruso клятва, присяга…
en polaco przysięga…
en español juramento, palabrota…
en portugués juramento…
en alemán der Eid, der Schwur…
en catalán jurament…
en japonés 誓約…
en chino (simplificado) 承诺, (尤指法庭上的)誓言,誓约,宣誓…
(Definition of oath from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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