swear out

verb

Definition of swear out

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to procure (a warrant for arrest) by making a sworn accusation

1850

First Known Use of swear out

1850


Law Dictionary

swear out

transitive verb

Legal Definition of swear out

  1. :  to procure (a warrant) by making a sworn statement; also :  to make (a sworn affidavit) to procure a warrant

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