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avowed

a·vowed

avowed

 
pronunciation:
vaUd
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: openly stated or freely declared or acknowledged.
Her avowed ambition to become the next prime minister has been duly noted by her rivals.
synonyms:
declared, stated, sworn
similar words:
confessed, express
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derivation: avowedly (adv.)