Definitions for oath

Definitions for (noun) oath

Main entry: swearing, oath

Definition: a commitment to tell the truth (especially in a court of law); to lie under oath is to become subject to prosecution for perjury

Main entry: oath, curse, curse word, cuss, expletive, swearing, swearword

Definition: profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger

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Main entry: oath

Definition: a solemn promise, usually invoking a divine witness, regarding your future acts or behavior

Usage: they took an oath of allegiance

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