What does sworn mean?

Definitions for sworn
swɔrn, swoʊrnsworn

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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.

How to pronounce sworn?

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How to say sworn in sign language?

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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. C. A. Bartol:

    Good manners and good morals are sworn friends and fast allies.

  2. Kirstjen Nielsen:

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

  3. Thomas Jefferson:

    I have sworn upon the altar of God, eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.

  4. J. R. R. Tolkien, Mandos, The Silmarillion, Of the Flight of the Noldor:

    Their Oath shall drive them, and yet betray them, and ever snatch away the very treasures that they have sworn to pursue.

  5. Mitch McConnell:

    We confirmed seven Cabinet appointments the day President Obama was sworn in. We didn't like most of them either. But he won the election.

Images & Illustrations of sworn

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