Synonyms for Swearing:


study at blasphemy. foul language (noun)
cuss, cursing, malediction, swearword, cussing.
malediction (noun)
denunciation, disparagement, invective, vilification, malediction, oath, abuse, curse, damnation, vituperation.
swearing (noun)
curse, curse word, expletive, oath, swearword, cuss.


cussing (verb)
nagging, cursing, scolding, Blaspheming, cussing.
promising (verb)
consenting, Guaranteeing, promising, Vowing, agreeing, assuring, Stipulating, Pledging.

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Other relevant words:
cuss, expletive, curse word, swearword.

Usage examples for swearing

  1. He became a lawyer and achieved some distinction and success, but he could not shake off the habit of swearing – The Young Man and the World by Albert J. Beveridge
  2. If any of you fellows catch me swearing tell me, and I'll put a quarter in the box. – Dawson Black: Retail Merchant by Harold Whitehead
  3. The chairman, at sight of the man, turned pale, recoiled for a moment, and then, swearing a deep oath, drew the short sword he wore, and ran the negro through the body. – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau