A calling on God or the gods to send evil or injury down on some person or thing
The contract or transaction stipulating or involving such delivery.
A declaration by a witness under oath, as that given before a court or deliberative body.
An oral or written agreement to do or not to do something
The condition or quality of being profane.
The oath by which this obligation was assumed.
A duty or obligation imposed by a contract, promise, etc.
The act of reviling, ridiculing, or being disrespectful or irreverent of, by words or conduct, God, religion, a religious doctrine, a religious icon, or anything considered sacred. A crime under the common law if the blasphemy was directed towards Christianity or Christian doctrine and icons and is still a statutory crime (although rarely enforced) in many states.
A resort to a higher authority or greater power, as for sanction, corroboration, or a decision:
The definition of a pleasantry is a polite social remark made as part of general conversation, or a little joke.
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