What does sworn mean?

Definitions for sworn
swɔrn, swoʊrnsworn

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word sworn.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pledged, sworn(adj)

    bound by or as if by an oath

    "according to an early tradition became his sworn brother"; "sworn enemies"

  2. sworn(adj)

    bound by or stated on oath

    "now my sworn friend and then mine enemy"- Shakespeare

Wiktionary

  1. sworn(Adjective)

    Given under oath.

    His sworn statement convinced the judge.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sworn

    of Swear

  2. Sworn

    p. p. of Swear

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sworn

    swōrn, pa.p. of swear.—Sworn broker, a London broker who swears before the court of aldermen to maintain honesty in dealing; Sworn enemies, enemies determined not to be reconciled; Sworn friends, fast or close friends.

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  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sworn in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sworn in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of sworn in a Sentence

  1. Rahm Emanuel:

    The shooting of Laquan McDonald requires more than just words, it requires that we act; that we take more concrete steps to prevent such abuses in the future, secure the safety and the rights of all Chicagoans, and build stronger bonds of trust between our police and the communities they're sworn to serve.

  2. Kirstjen Nielsen:

    Our policy at DHS is to do what we're sworn to do, which is to enforce the law.

  3. National Guard:

    We are prepared to provide additional support as necessary and appropriate as requested by local authorities. Our people are sworn to defend the constitution and our democratic form of government and they will act accordingly.

  4. Paul Nunziato:

    These police officers are among the most highly trained police officers in the nation, as are all Port Authority police officers, i am so thankful there was no loss of life and I could not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedication to their sworn duty.

  5. Wayne Black:

    I've never heard of anything so crazy, i mean, the concept in a post-9/11 world of having sworn law enforcement officers unarmed at an airport, not being able to take direct action -- I don't know what they are thinking.

Images & Illustrations of sworn

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  • jurado, juradaSpanish
  • பதவியேற்றார்Tamil
  • قسم کھائیUrdu

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