How to use swore in a sentence
And there is Simon, the male escort, who finds himself fighting against the longing he long ago swore off.Is ‘Satisfaction’ a Love Story That’s Too Real About Sex and Marriage? | David Masciotra | September 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In another, a woman swore at the reclining passenger in front of her and screamed for the pilot to “put this plane down.”
And when Bill Clinton swore on a stack of Bibles that he rose from a town called Hope, few of us rolled our eyes.Let Us Now Praise Famous Rednecks and Their Unjustly Unsung Kin | Allison Glock | August 23, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
They insisted the raiders were from the “Dnipr” battalion and they swore revenge on them.
“I remember feeling very helpless because she swore me to secrecy and would never tell anyone,” she said.
At first he sat and wept, now he sat and swore, but all the time he tore hard at his hair.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3) | Charles James Wills
Rabecque swore angrily and bitterly, and his vexation had two entirely separate sources.St. Martin's Summer | Rafael Sabatini
To save your wretched soul from disgrace, I swore to the most miserable lie a woman could tell!The Homesteader | Oscar Micheaux
That I may accomplish the oath which I swore to your fathers, to give them a land flowing with milk and honey, as it is this day.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version | Various
When they heard the story they marvelled and swore they had never heard of any gratitude in a guerrilla's heart before.The Courier of the Ozarks | Byron A. Dunn
British Dictionary definitions for swore
the past tense of swear
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