you would swear

Definition of you would swear

  1. —used to say that something definitely seems to be true even though it is not Her English is so good that you would swear she has been studying it for years. You'd swear (that) the jewels are real.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the one or ones being addressed — compare thee, thou, ye, your, yours

    :  one

wouldplay
  1. : past tense ofwill

    :  wished, desired

    :  wish for :  want

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

    :  to assert as true or promise under oath

    :  to assert or promise emphatically or earnestly

  1. :  oath, swear word


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