|part of speech:
||averred, averring, avers
||to assert to be true; affirm.
He averred that he was the owner of the gun.
- affirm, assert, avouch, contend, declare, maintain, opine, say, state
- similar words:
- allege, argue, asseverate, claim, hold, insist, plead, predicate, profess, pronounce, protest, submit
||assert, assure, attest, avow, contend, declare, establish, pass, purport, state, swear, testify, vow