Synonyms of oath


1. curse, curse word, expletive, oath, swearing, swearword, cuss, profanity

usage: profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger; "expletives were deleted"

2. oath, swearing, commitment, dedication

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

3. oath, promise

usage: a solemn promise, usually invoking a divine witness, regarding your future acts or behavior; "they took an oath of allegiance"

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