verb (used with object), per·jured, per·jur·ing.
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Origin of perjure
OTHER WORDS FROM perjureper·jure·ment, nounper·jur·er, nounun·per·jur·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for perjure
Not to believe Him is to make Him both a liar and a perjurer.George Muller of Bristol|Arthur T. Pierson
That has been done a hundred times, and Ameni will regard me as a perjurer, for I have sworn not to attempt Pentaur's life.Uarda, Complete|Georg Ebers
Consequently William could speak of himself as going to take vengeance on a perjurer.A Student's History of England, v. 1 (of 3)|Samuel R. Gardiner.
Guido swooned and awoke in his cell, an assassin, a thief, a perjurer.Very Woman|Remy de Gourmont
The appalling penalties which awaited the perjurer probably gave the ceremony some force at one time.Oxford and its Story|Cecil Headlam