Forswear and Prevaricate


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Forswear verb – To solemnly or formally reject or go back on (as something formerly adhered to).
Prevaricate and forswear are semantically related in lie topic. In some cases you can use "Prevaricate" instead a verb "Forswear", when it comes to topics like true.
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Prevaricate verb – To make a statement one knows to be untrue.
Usage example: during the hearings the witness was willing to prevaricate in order to protect his friend

Forswear and prevaricate are semantically related in lie topic. You can use "Forswear" instead a verb "Prevaricate", if it concerns topics such as true.
Nearby Words: prevarication, prevaricating, prevaricator
Synonyms for Prevaricate
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Prevaricate or Forswear. 2016. Accessed June 21, 2021.

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