swearer
noun see swear I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Swearer — Swear er, n. 1. One who swears; one who calls God to witness for the truth of his declaration. [1913 Webster] 2. A profane person; one who uses profane language. [1913 Webster] Then the liars and swearers are fools. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • swearer — index affiant, bystander, deponent, juror, witness Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • swearer — swear ► VERB (past swore; past part. sworn) 1) state or promise solemnly or on oath. 2) compel to observe a certain course of action: I am sworn to secrecy. 3) use offensive or obscene language, especially to express anger. ● swear blind Cf. ↑ …   English terms dictionary

  • swearer — See swear. * * * …   Universalium

  • swearer — noun One who swears …   Wiktionary

  • swearer — sb. RG. 429 …   Oldest English Words

  • swearer — n. one who makes a vow, one who promises under oath; one who curses, one who uses foul language …   English contemporary dictionary

  • swearer — swear·er …   English syllables

  • swearer — noun 1. someone who uses profanity • Derivationally related forms: ↑swear • Hypernyms: ↑blasphemer 2. someone who takes a solemn oath • Derivationally related forms: ↑swear • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • swearer-in — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun (plural swearers in) Etymology: swear in + er : one who administers an oath; especially : one who administers an oath of office …   Useful english dictionary

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