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


  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?

  1. sworn


  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. Brian Reaves:

    People might be surprised to see an officer pull someone over outside the campus, but 90 percent of sworn officers have the jurisdiction to do that.

  2. Kirstjen Nielsen:

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

  3. Barry Berke:

    The scheme by President Trump was so brazen, so clear, supported by documents, actions, sworn testimony, uncontradicted contemporaneous records that it's hard to imagine that anybody could dispute those acts, let alone argue that that conduct does not constitute an impeachable offense or offenses.

  4. Public Defender Jeff Adachi:

    It is chilling how casually former officer Lai dehumanizes the citizens he was sworn to serve, he wished violence upon the very people he was being paid to protect and none of his colleagues turned him in.

  5. C. A. Bartol:

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

Images & Illustrations of sworn

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  • jurado, juradaSpanish
  • பதவியேற்றார்Tamil
  • قسم کھائیUrdu

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