you would swear

Definition of you would swear

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

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

  2. : one

would play
  1. : past tense of will

  2. : wished, desired

  3. : wish for : want

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


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