aver aver  /ˈeɪ vər/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) report or maintain
  2. (v) to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Notre Dame authorities aver that none of Bockne's stars Gipp, Miller, Layden, Stuhldreher, Crowley, Flanagan, etc.
  2. Blair's friends aver that he'll also refrain from criticizing or passing comment on Brown, despite the bitterness engendered by their ruptured friendship and long rivalry.
  3. After studying it a dozen times, I aver that it's the most cannily conceived and handsomely performed nine minutes in skitcom history.

News

  • HCA students honored for Highest Overall Averages

    <p>Courtesy photo</p> <p>Harrells Christian Academy recognized its middle school students prior to the end of the school year. Those recognized for having the highest overall aver...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Sampson Independent

Quotes

  1. "As coroner I must aver, I thoroughly examined her, And she's not only merely dead, she's really most sincerely dead," said Raabe.
    on Apr 10, 2010 By: Meinhardt Raabe Source: IndyPosted (blog)

  2. Mr. Lacson said: "I will never be an administration ally...... I have always fought the excesses of this administration. And...... to aver I am already with this administration, that is a fact farthest from the truth. That will never happen not even...
    on Sep 15, 2009 By: Panfilo Lacson Source: BusinessWorld Online

  3. "It is absolutely the only thing I hate about this profession," McCarney said. "Brandon Antwine is one of the most courageous young men I have aver been around. He overcomes something that not only could have ended his career, but affected...
    on Dec 21, 2008 By: Dan McCarney Source: Tiger Sports Digest

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