音标：[ 'əuθ ] 发音：
- Tom stood by his oath to his father .
- A crane and a crow had made a league on oath .
- Harran shut his teeth with an oath .
- I did not tell anyone , on my oath .
- He was willing to take his oath to all he said .
- He entered vociferating oaths dreadful to her .
- I had to live up to my oath .
- The judge reminded the witness that she was still under oath .
- The barons took the oath which stephen langton prescribed .
- Repeat the oath after me .
- a commitment to tell the truth (especially in a court of law); to lie under oath is to become subject to prosecution for perjury
- profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger; "expletives were deleted"
同义词：curse, curse word, expletive, swearing, swearword, cuss,
- a solemn promise, usually invoking a divine witness, regarding your future acts or behavior; "they took an oath of allegiance"
An oath (from Anglo-Saxon ā?, also called plight) is either a statement of fact or a promise calling upon something or someone that the oath maker considers sacred, usually God, as a witness to the binding nature of the promise or the truth of the statement of fact. To swear is to take an oath, to make a solemn vow.