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forsworn

verb
variants: also foresworn
past participle of forswear

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to solemnly or formally reject or go back on (as something formerly adhered to)
  • the new government would have to forswear the use of torture if it wished to be granted full diplomatic recognition

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The first known use of forsworn was before the 12th century

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“Forsworn.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/forsworn. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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