1. swear off promise to abstain from
  2. sheriff the principal law-enforcement officer in a county
  3. serf a person bound to the land and owned by the feudal lord
  4. swerve turn sharply; change direction abruptly
  5. serif a short line at the end of the main strokes of a character
  6. sorrow an emotion of great sadness associated with loss
  7. servo control system that converts a small mechanical motion into one requiring much greater power; may include a negative feedback system
  8. serow short-horned dark-coated goat antelope of mountain areas of southern and southeastern Asia
  9. serve devote one's life or efforts to, as of countries or ideas
  10. seraph an angel of the first order
  11. wear off diminish, as by friction
  12. sweat off lose weight by sweating
  13. surf waves breaking on the shore
  14. survey consider in a comprehensive way
  15. zarf an ornamental metal cup-shaped holder for a hot coffee cup
  16. seriph a short line at the end of the main strokes of a character
  17. Sarnoff United States businessman who pioneered in radio and television broadcasting (1891-1971)
  18. square off settle conclusively; come to terms
  19. shrew small mouselike mammal with a long snout; related to moles
  20. sweep off overwhelm emotionally