Traducción de "oath" - Diccionario Inglés-Chino Mandarín


noun [ C ] (PROMISE) 承诺 uk us /əʊθ/ US  /oʊθ/

a promise, especially that you will tell the truth in a law court

Medieval knights took an oath of allegiance/loyalty to their lord. 中世纪骑士宣誓效忠于君主。
The witness placed her hand on the Bible and took the oath (= promised to tell the truth). 证人将手放在《圣经》上,起誓要讲真话。
be under/on oath

to have formally promised to tell the truth

The judge reminded the witness that she was under oath. 法官提醒证人她宣过誓要据实作证。

(Translation of “oath noun (PROMISE)” from the Diccionario Cambridge Inglés-Chino (simplificado) © Cambridge University Press)