take an oath


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take an oath

to make an oath; to swear to something. You must take an oath that you will never tell anyone about this. When I was a witness in court, I had to take an oath that I would tell the truth.
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take an oath

To agree to a pledge of truthfulness or faithful performance.
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Our fighting men and women take an oath to protect America, defend our Constitution and defend our borders," said Ron Paul 2012 Campaign Chairman, Jesse Benton.