GRE Word List

SWEAR

vow; promise; use profane oaths; use offensive words

The meaning of the word swear is vow; promise; use profane oaths; use offensive words.

Random words

WordMeaning
affidavitwritten statement made under oath (for use as proof in a court of law)
dartmove or throw suddenly and quickly
boutmatch; short period of great activity; Ex. wrestling bout; bout of drinking/flu
acousticsscience of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
halfheartedexhibiting little interest or enthusiasm
amalgamcombination of different things; mixture of metals (containing mercury) used for filling holes in teeth
bohemianunconventional (in an artistic way)
renegebreak a promise; deny; go back on; Ex. renege on the contract/paying off the debt
gargantuanhuge; enormous; gigantic; CF. the hero of Gargantua and Pantagruel
dazestun as with a blow or shock; bemuse; benumb; N.