Aver - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈvɜːr|  American pronunciation of the word aver
Brit.  |əˈvɜː|  British pronunciation of the word aver


- report or maintain (syn: allege, say)
- to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true (syn: affirm, assert, avow, swan, swear, verify)


He averred that he was innocent.

“I am innocent,” he averred.

Word forms

I/you/we/they: aver
he/she/it: avers
present participle: averring
past tense: averred
past participle: averred
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