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Определение на английском “oath”

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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
Переводы “oath”
на корейский 맹세…
на арабский قَسْم…
на французский serment, juron…
на турецкий söz, yemin, ant…
на итальянский giuramento…
на китайский (традиционный) 承諾, (尤指法庭上的)誓言,誓約,宣誓…
на русский клятва, присяга…
на польский przysięga…
на испанский juramento, palabrota…
на португальский juramento…
на немецкий der Eid, der Schwur…
на каталонский jurament…
на японский 誓約…
на китайский (упрощенный) 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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