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oath

noun /əuθ/ ( plural oaths /ouθs ouðz/)
a solemn promise
serment
He swore an oath to support the king.
a word or phrase used when swearing
juron
curses and oaths.
on/under oath having sworn an oath to tell the truth in a court of law
sous serment
The witness is on/under oath.
Translations of “oath”
in Korean 맹세…
in Arabic قَسْم…
in Italian giuramento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 承諾, (尤指法庭上的)誓言,誓約,宣誓…
in Russian клятва, присяга…
in Turkish söz, yemin, ant…
in Polish przysięga…
in Spanish juramento, palabrota…
in Portuguese juramento…
in German der Eid, der Schwur…
in Catalan jurament…
in Japanese 誓約…
in Chinese (Simplified) 承诺, (尤指法庭上的)誓言,誓约,宣誓…
(Definition of oath from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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