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Overview of noun oath

The noun oath has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (15) curse, curse word, expletive, oath, swearing, swearword, cuss

(profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger; "expletives were deleted")

2. (2) oath, swearing

(a commitment to tell the truth (especially in a court of law); to lie under oath is to become subject to prosecution for perjury)

3. oath

(a solemn promise, usually invoking a divine witness, regarding your future acts or behavior; "they took an oath of allegiance") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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