jurar bandera translation | Spanish-English dictionary

Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
vi.
swear allegiance to the flag
vt.
swear allegiance to the flag
exp.
to swear allegiance to the flag
exp.
to pledge allegiance (to the flag)
exp.
to commit perjury
exp.
to be sworn in
exp.
to blow one's top
[Dated] (MODISMOS)
exp.
to swear by all that is holy
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to swear allegiance to the Constitution
exp.
to pledge allegiance to the Constitution
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'jurar bandera' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
jurar la bandera
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jurar

  
a       vt  
1      (solemnemente)    to swear  
juró haberlo visto entrar      she swore she had seen him come in  
juró vengarse de ellos      he swore to avenge himself on them  
jurar decir la verdad      to swear to tell the truth  
→ jurar (la) bandera      to pledge allegiance (to the flag)  
→ jurar el cargo      to be sworn in  
→ jurar la Constitución      to pledge allegiance to the Constitution  
→ lo juro por mi honor      I swear on my honour  
lo juro por mi madre      I swear to God  
MODISMOS tenérsela jurada a algn        (como venganza personal)    to have it in for sb,   (a nivel político, profesional)    to be after sb's blood  
2      (uso enfático)    to swear  
no he oído nada, se lo juro      I didn't hear a thing, I swear  
te juro que fue el peor momento de mi vida      I swear it was the worst moment of my life  
juraría que estaba allí hace un momento      I could have sworn he was there a moment ago  
--yo no entiendo mucho de esto --no hace falta que lo jures, guapo        (iró)    "I don't know much about this sort of thing" -- "sure you don't, pal" *     
b       vi   (=blasfemar)   to swear  
¡no jures!      don't swear!  
→ jurar en falso      to commit perjury  
MODISMOS jurar como un carretero      to swear like a trooper  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

jura, juraco, jurado, jurero

"jurar bandera": examples and translations in context
¿Debemos saludar o jurar lealtad a la bandera? Are we supposed to salute or say the Pledge of Allegiance?
Cuando yo era un joven creciendo en la ciudad de Nueva York me negué a jurar lealtad a la bandera. When I was a young man growing up in New York City I refused to pledge allegiance to the flag.
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