Meaning of Oath



English: Oath
Bangla: শপথ, কসম, হলফ, প্রতিজ্ঞা, দিব্য, দিবি্য, দোহাই
Hindi: शपथ, क़सम, सौगंध, हलफ़
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
Synonym: Adjuration , Curse , Profane swearing , Affidavit , Cursing , Profanity , Anathema , Denunciation , Reprobation , Ban , Execration , Swearing , Blaspheming , Imprecation , Sworn statement , Blasphemy , Malediction , Vow
Antonym: Benediction , Benison , Blessing


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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

a solemn appeal to a deity, or to some revered person or thing, to witness one's determination to speak the truth, to keep a promise, etc.: to testify upon oath.

Definition: 2

a statement or promise strengthened by such an appeal.

Definition: 3

a formally affirmed statement or promise accepted as an equivalent of an appeal to a deity or to a revered person or thing; affirmation.

Definition: 4

the form of words in which such a statement or promise is made.

Definition: 5

an irreverent or blasphemous use of the name of God or anything sacred.