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forswear vb

-swore [-swōr]
-sworn [-swōrn]
1 : to reject, renounce, or deny under oath
2 : to renounce earnestly
: to swear falsely
: commit false swearing

Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

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