GRE Word List


to utter or take solemnly (an oath)

The meaning of the word swear is to utter or take solemnly (an oath).

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thwartto oppose successfully : defeat the hopes or aspirations of
wansuggestive of poor health : sickly
hirelinga person who serves for hire especially for purely mercenary motives
pestlea usually club-shaped implement for pounding or grinding substances in a mortar see mortar illustration
turncoatone who switches to an opposing side or party
amenableliable to be brought to account : answerable
dissipateto break up and drive off
sleazylacking firmness of texture : flimsy
remitto lay aside (a mood or disposition) partly or wholly