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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyswear off
he/she/itswears off
present participleswearing off
past tenseswore off
past participlesworn off
  1. swear off something to promise to stop doing or using something

    The headache I got was almost enough to make me swear off wine forever.

See also main entry: swear

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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