use obscene words to insult, or for emphasis
say solemnly or emphatically; cause sb to take an oath
"The drunken men were cursing loudly in the street"
"Before God I swear I am innocent"
"We can trust in God"
"Rely on your friends"
"bank on your good education"
"I swear by my grandmother's recipes"
I should be forced to quit, if I did not swear.
出自： T. Hearne
They had sworn, by the sacred head of the emperor.
And on the book..Miriam swore.
The foreman swore at his workers.
Glen leant out of the car window and swore at another driver.
He could hear them shouting and swearing at each other.
Why did you swear at missing the bus?
He resented being sworn at.
All of us will swear for his honesty.
I could call many people to swear for this method.
He was sworn in shortly after the election.
He swore off smoking when the doctor said it caused lung cancers.
The witness is asked to swear upon the Bible that he will tell the truth.
I couldn't swear to having seen him.
He swore to having seen that movie before.
他说他以前肯定看过那场电影。 swear sb to sth
His friends swore him to integrity.
他的朋友们担保说他为人廉正。 swear sb to secrecy
They swore him to secrecy.