Swear Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Swear, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Swear?

1\. To make a declaration of evidence under an oath in the court, confirming it to be an honest and truth declaration. 2) A promise made by a witness on a sacred thing or person (maybe god) to prove that whatever is said or done is truth and nothing but the truth. 3) Solemn pledge or oath taken by someone who is appointed on an official post, to do their duties honestly and diligently.4) Use of profane language as if cursing someone.