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"sworn" in American English

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swornadjective

 us   /swɔrn, swoʊrn/
Sworn enemies are people who are completely opposed to each other.

sworn

 us   /swɔrn, swoʊrn/
past participle of swear; formally or officially stated to be true: He was asked to give a sworn statement (= statement formally and officially stated as true) for the trial.
(Definition of sworn from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"sworn" in British English

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swornverb

uk   /swɔːn/  us   /swɔːrn/
past participle of swear

swornadjective [before noun]

uk   /swɔːn/  us   /swɔːrn/
formally and officially stated as being true: a sworn testimony
(Definition of sworn from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sworn" in Business English

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swornadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /swɔːn/ LAW
formally and officially stated to be true: Investigators took sworn statements from a number of employees.
(Definition of sworn from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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