adjective Scot. and North England.
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Origin of sweer
Words nearby sweer
Example sentences from the Web for sweer
"Yes—sweer," the other replied, and strode out of the room amid a roar of derisive laughter at M'Adam's expense.Bob, Son of Battle|Alfred Ollivant
Ye've admitted that the half-breeds are baith deid; and John Baptist will sweer that ye had their canoe and Cambon's gun.Stranded in Arcady|Francis Lynde
Whatever as thou sayest oi will sweer to; but I would reyther change places.Through the Fray|G. A. Henty
We went, said Sweer-to-go, to offer up unto that sanct our vows against the plague.Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete.|Francois Rabelais
In the provincial dialects these words are even now pronounced beer, teer, sweer.The English Language|Robert Gordon Latham