swear to secrecy

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of swear to secrecy

: to promise to keep a secret

Word by Word Definitions

swear play
  1. : to utter or take solemnly (an oath)

  2. : to assert as true or promise under oath

  3. : to assert or promise emphatically or earnestly

  1. : oath, swear word

secrecy play
  1. : the condition of being hidden or concealed

  2. : the habit or practice of keeping secrets or maintaining privacy or concealment


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