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forswear

verb [T] uk   /fɔːˈsweər/  us   /fɔːrˈswer/ (forswore, forsworn) formal
to make a serious decision to stop doing something: to forswear alcohol
Translations of “forswear”
in Vietnamese thề bỏ, thề chừa…
in Spanish renunciar a…
in Thai เลิก, หยุด…
in Malaysian menghentikan…
in French renoncer à…
in German entsagen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 決心放棄,發誓戒除…
in Indonesian menghentikan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 决心放弃,发誓戒除…
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