What is the noun for oath?

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  1. pledge, vow, avowal
  2. The affirmed statement or promise accepted as equivalent to an oath.
  3. A light or insulting use of a solemn pledge or promise to a god, king or another person, to attest to the truth of a statement or contract the name of a deity in a profanity, as in swearing oaths.
  4. A curse.
  5. (law) An affirmation of the truth of a statement.
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  7. Examples:
    1. “The knights would make an oath of allegiance to their king.”
      “He could not help himself from uttering an oath as his anger boiled over.”
  1. The violation of an oath; perjury.
  1. The taking of an oath, or vow.
  1. plural of oath
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  3. Examples:
    1. “You need to take certain oaths, read prescribed texts, pass tests, and undergo initiatory rites.”
      “Holding me with a strong gripe by the cord that tied my hands, he with many oaths threatened to kill me immediately if I would not be quiet.”
      “Does it seem to you that Americans are particularly fond of symbols and pledges and oaths?”
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