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to make frank acknowledgment or affirmation of; declare or assert with positiveness. to assume responsibility for; vouch for; guarantee. to admit; confess. Historical Examples One of the most sensible and practical of all proverbs, as every body’s experience can avouch. The International Monthly, Volume 5, No. 4, April, 1852 Various But it is not so, […]
to make frank acknowledgment or affirmation of; declare or assert with positiveness. to assume responsibility for; vouch for; guarantee. to admit; confess. Historical Examples However, said he, if this which he avouches be true, let us arm and out. The Chautauquan, Vol. III, March 1883 The Chautauquan Literary and Scientific Circle As the Old Testament […]
to declare frankly or openly; own; acknowledge; confess; admit: He avowed himself an opponent of all alliances. Contemporary Examples And if they refuse to so avow, suddenly finding themselves with a challenge from the right? Impeaching Obama May Be Absurd, but That Won’t Stop the Right-Wing Fringe Michael Tomasky August 27, 2013 And if they […]
an open statement of affirmation; frank acknowledgment or admission. Historical Examples He could not find words with which to make his avowal or to present his appeal. Miss Billy Eleanor H. Porter The very fact that they come to us for help is an avowal of their honesty. Grace Harlowe’s Return to Overton Campus Jessie […]