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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - To declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; Report or maintain.

Usage examples (32)
  • The pursuers aver that the defenders were late in completing the contract works.
  • Gordon (G.E. R.) on the word aver, 292.
  • In France "aver" denoted the animal produce or stock on a farm; and there were "averia lanata" likewise.
  • That there was any proof of this, I dare not aver. for more
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