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Meaning of SWEARING

Pronunciation:  sw'ering

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  affirming the truth of a statement; to lie under oath is to become subject to prosecution for perjury
  2. [n]  profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger; "expletives were deleted"

SWEARING is a 8 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: curse, curse word, cuss, expletive, oath, swearword
 See Also: commitment, dedication, Hippocratic oath, profanity



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
a. & n. from {Swear}, v.

      Idle swearing is a cursedness.           --Chaucer.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are swearing, suggests that you need to stop allowing others to harass you. Others see you as someone who they can easily take advantage of. Hearing others swear in your dream indicates that you have overlooked an urgent matter or situation. Someone may even need to be rescued from some unusual circumstances. It may be your job to protect them.