oath

suomi-englanti sanakirja

oath englannista suomeksi

  1. vala

  2. kirosana

  1. Substantiivi

  2. vala

  3. lupaus

  4. kirosana

  5. Verbi

oath englanniksi

  1. A solemn pledge or promise that invokes a deity, a ruler, or another entity (not necessarily present) to attest the truth of a statement or sincerity of one's desire to fulfill a contract or promise.

  2. (usex)

  3. 2007, George Simmons Roth, ''Battle in Outer Space'' ((ISBN)):

  4. But all of us took an oath to do our duty when we joined the Space Force, and I fully expect everyone to willingly keep their word. But you took no oath, and have no obligation.
  5. 2011, Mark Leyne, "The Tetherballs of Bougainville: A Novel

  6. There are (..) brought all the way from Bougainville to present their birth certificates and testify in this courtroom, under oath, as to their given names.
  7. A statement or promise which is strengthened (affirmed) by such a pledge.

  8. A light, irreverent or insulting appeal to a deity or other entity.

  9. A curse, a word.

  10. 1981, Bernard Asbell, ''The Senate Nobody Knows'':

  11. The farther from the Senator's office, the darker and older the furniture, the freer fly four-letter oaths, the higher the heaps of unfiled and unattended papers culminating in a frenzy of pulp in the press section(..)
  12. To pledge.