GRE Word List


to make a liar of (oneself) under or as if under oath

The meaning of the word forswear is to make a liar of (oneself) under or as if under oath.

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afflictiona cause of persistent pain or distress
evasivetending or intended to evade : equivocal
abolishto end the observance or effect of (something, such as a law) : to completely do away with (something) : annul
unobtrusivenot obtrusive : not blatant, arresting, or aggressive : inconspicuous
creepto move along with the body prone and close to the ground
caldrona large kettle or boiler
arbitraryexisting or coming about seemingly at random or by chance or as a capricious and unreasonable act of will
suitorone that petitions or entreats
acrophobiaabnormal dread of being in a high place : fear of heights