Hindi translation of 'swear'
swear /sweə स्वेअ/
Word forms: swears, swearing, swore, sworn
1. intransitive verb
If someone swears, they use language that is considered to be rude or offensive.
They swore at us and ran off.
2. transitive verb
If you swear to do something, you solemnly promise that you will do it.
सत्यनिष्ठापूर्वक शपथ लेना
We have sworn to fight cruelty.
Alan swore that he would do everything in his power to help us.
He swore allegiance to the U.S. government.
3. transitive or intransitive verb
If you swear that something is true, or if you say that you can swear to it, you say very firmly that it is true.
दृढ़तापूर्वक कहना/शपथ लेकर कहना
I swear I've told you all I know.
4. transitive verb
If someone is sworn to secrecy or silence, they promise another person that they will not reveal a secret.
She was bursting to announce the news but was sworn to secrecy.
5. see also sworn
If you swear by something, you believe that it can be relied on to have a particular effect.
पर अत्यधिक भरोसा रखना
Many people swear by vitamin C's ability to ward off colds.
When someone is sworn in, they promise to fulfil the duties of a new job or appointment.
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Example Sentences Including 'swear'
She could swear she was picking up the faintest aroma of cigars.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
And I swear I' ll kill you myself before I hand you back to him.TREASON KEEP (2001)
I swear that there are deep elements in us that have never caught up with the whole civilization process.GO! (2001)
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'swear' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَشْتِمُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: xingar
- Chinese: 宣誓
- Croatian: psovati
- Czech: nadávat
- Danish: sværge
- Dutch: vloeken
- European Spanish: jurar
- Finnish: kiroilla
- French: jurer
- German: fluchen
- Greek: ορκίζομαι
- Italian: giurare
- Japanese: ののしる
- Korean: 맹세하다
- Norwegian: banne
- Polish: przysiąc przysięgać
- Portuguese: dizer palavrões
- Romanian: a înjura
- Russian: клясться
- Spanish: jurar
- Swedish: svära
- Thai: สบถ
- Turkish: küfretmek
- Ukrainian: лаятися вилаятися
- Vietnamese: chửi thề
Translation of swear from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary