foresworn

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forsworn

or foresworn
adjective
Marked by lying under oath:
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Ulysses answered, "Madam, I have foresworn rugs and blankets from the day that I left the snowy ranges of Crete to go on shipboard.
But it was plain that he avoided any reference to their common secret; and even when Fettes whispered to him that he had cast in his lot with the lions and foresworn the lambs, he only signed to him smilingly to hold his peace.
No matter how you dress that up it effectively means a return of a hard border with Northern Ireland, which the Irish government has foresworn to avoid at all costs and the backstop was designed to avoid.
More than once, he has foresworn the long established traditions of decorum they embody which not only assure orderly business but were also fashioned to maintain the Senate's dignity.
"The Egyptian Brotherhood has foresworn violence since the 1970s, and there is no compelling evidence that it has reversed course on that issue.
But he has foresworn trying to change Trump's behavior -- from his unpredictable but often consequential tweets, to calls made on a personal phone from his private quarters (so that Kelly couldn't monitor or listen in).
But he has foresworn trying to change Trump's behaviour - from his unpredictable but often consequential tweets, to calls made on a personal phone from his private quarters (so that Kelly couldn't monitor or listen in).
waiting till the day breaks." G&G had at this point foresworn "sculpture" in its conventional three-dimensional sense, in its status as statuary, embracing instead the notion of sculpture as an intense expression of the youthful notion that all that they encountered in daily life was also sculpture, a fairy-tale transformation achieved by the volition of their own ardor and self-beautifying magical thinking.
He is playing to an audience that has foresworn being an electorate.
He had never forgotten them nor foresworn his allegiance to them.
The valley and the ridge are joined by the land between them, each rod of which, once advanced, cannot be foresworn save by the liar or the fool!" Can you hear it?