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English-German translation for: swear
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Dictionary English German: swear

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English German
NOUN   swear | swears
VERB  to swear | swore | sworn ... 
SYNO   to depone | to depose | to swear ... 
to swear
to swear [oath]
law to swear sb.
jdn. vereidigen
to swear [thus trying to provoke]
to swear
schimpfen [fluchen]
2 Words: Others
sb. would swearjd. fluchte [kann mit dem Präteritum verwechselt werden, deshalb oft ersatzweise »jd. würde fluchen«]
sb. would swearjd. würde fluchen [oft statt »jd. fluchte«, das mit dem Präteritum verwechselt werden kann]
sb. would swear [oath]jd. schwöre [selten neben: würde schwören]
sb. would swear [oath]jd. schwüre [selten neben: würde schwören]
2 Words: Verbs
to swear (at)fluchen (über)
to swear at sb.jdn. wüst beschimpfen
to swear blind [coll.] [idiom]Stein und Bein schwören [ugs.] [Redewendung]
to swear by sb./sth. [coll.] [place great confidence in]auf jdn./etw. schwören [überzeugt sein von]
to swear in [witness, expert]beeiden [veraltend] [vereidigen]
to swear off [coll.]abschwören
to swear off sth.etw.Dat. entsagen
to swear sb. injdn. angeloben [österr.]
to swear sb. injdn. anloben [österr.] [seltener neben: angeloben]
to swear sb. injdn. beeidigen [geh.]
to swear sb. injdn. vereidigen
to swear sb. injdm. den / einen Eid abnehmen
to swear sb. to sth.jdn. auf etw. einschwören
to swear solemnlyfeierlich schwören
to swear to [use solemn oath]beeiden [beschwören]
to swear to sth.etw. beschwören [Schwur ablegen]
to swear vilelywüst fluchen
2 Words: Nouns
pinky swear [Am.] [coll.]Kleiner-Finger-Schwur {m} [ugs.]
swear boxStrafkasse {f} für Flüche und Schimpfwörter
ling. swear wordKraftausdruck {m}
ling. swear wordSchimpfwort {n}
swear wordsKraftausdrücke {pl}
swear wordsSchimpfwörter {pl}
3 Words: Verbs
to swear an oatheinen Eid ablegen
to swear an oatheinen Eid leisten
to swear an oatheinen Eid schwören
to swear an oatheinen Schwur leisten
to swear fidelity to sb.jdm. die Treue schwören
to swear sb. into officejdn. im Amt vereidigen
to swear sb. to secrecyjdn. zur Geheimhaltung verpflichten
to swear sb. to secrecyjdn. zur Verschwiegenheit verpflichten
to swear sth. to oneselfsichDat. etw. schwören
3 Words: Nouns
swear word dictionarySchimpfwörterbuch {n}
4 Words: Verbs
to swear black and blue [Aus.] [coll.] [idiom]Stein und Bein schwören [ugs.] [Redewendung]
to swear by Almighty Godbeim allmächtigen Gott schwören
to swear like a sailor [idiom]fluchen wie ein Bierkutscher [Redewendung]
to swear like a trooper [idiom]höllisch fluchen [ugs.]
to swear like a trooper [idiom]fluchen wie ein Bierkutscher [Redewendung]
to swear like a trooper [idiom]fluchen wie ein Droschkenkutscher [Idiom]
to swear like a trooper [idiom]schimpfen wie ein Rohrspatz [ugs.] [Redewendung]
to swear on the Bibleauf die Bibel schwören
to swear on the bookauf die Bibel schwören
to swear one's head off [Redewendung]nach Leibeskräften schimpfen [fluchen]
to swear sb. into an officejdn. in ein Amt einschwören
sports to swear the Olympic oathden olympischen Eid schwören
to swear up and down [Am.] [coll.] [idiom]Stein und Bein schwören [ugs.] [Redewendung]
5+ Words: Others
Can you swear to that?Können Sie das beschwören?
quote I am not bound over to swear allegiance to any master. [Jonson alluding to Horace's Epistles 'Nullius addictus iurare in verba magistri']Ich schulde den Worten keines Meisters blinden Gehorsam. [auch: Ich schwöre auf keines Lehrers / Meisters Worte.]
I swear on my mother's life that ... [idiom]Ich schwöre beim Leben meiner Mutter, dass ... [Redewendung]
5+ Words: Verbs
law to swear an oath of disclosureden Offenbarungseid leisten
fin. law to swear an oath of disclosure [a debtor's sworn statement about his financial situation] [German Law]sich manifestieren [veraltet] [eine eidesstattliche Versicherung der Vollständigkeit und Richtigkeit der im Vermögensverzeichnis gemachten Angaben abgeben]
law to swear an oath of manifestationden Offenbarungseid leisten
fin. law to swear an oath of manifestation [a debtor's sworn statement about his financial situation] [German Law]sich manifestieren [veraltet] [eine eidesstattliche Versicherung der Vollständigkeit und Richtigkeit der im Vermögensverzeichnis gemachten Angaben abgeben]
to swear an oath with raised handmit erhobener Hand schwören
to swear to oneself to do sth.sich zuschwören, etw. zu tun [geh.]
to swear to take revenge on sb.jdm. Rache schwören
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A 2024-01-31: Ah, it may be: "We'll get back to it. I swear."
A 2019-10-15: English has sexual swear words as against scatological swear words in German.
Q 2018-09-19: ‘Sixpenn’orth of bad ha’pence,’... ‘I should know him agin to swear to’...
Q 2018-01-30: "Swear Source"
A 2016-08-12: Not to swear by the words of any master
A 2016-02-20: Cf. +minced swear words+ and +hybrid swear words+
A 2016-02-20: +bloody+ is a single swear word; in this case, +blinking+ used as a minced...
Q 2015-05-04: I swear
A 2014-04-10: It's a swear phrase
Q 2012-10-03: What do you do with swear words?
A 2012-05-21: Swear words
A 2011-01-27: und: ja, "to swear" kann auch "fluchen" heißen.
A 2011-01-07: expletives, curse words, profanities, swear words, etc.
A 2010-08-22: I swear to you they use the expression "maitriser parfaitement l'allemand"
A 2010-08-02: mind your language specifically means don't swear
A 2010-06-22: @Bacc: I swear I have understood this the first time you said this to me, ...
A 2010-04-28: Just a typo, I swear!
A 2009-07-22: But for this "pinky swear" you hold the palm turned up, right?
A 2009-07-22: pinky swear >> ein Versprechen (z.B. etwas geheim zu halten, etwas zu tun oder
A 2009-04-18: "Sauladen" has nothing to do with "salaud" except for being a swear word.

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