swear (someone) to secrecy/silence

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Definition of swear (someone) to secrecy/silence

: to make someone promise not to tell anyone one's secret

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“Swear (someone) to secrecy/silence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/swear%20%28someone%29%20to%20secrecy%2Fsilence. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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