avowal avowal

Definition(s):

  • (n) a statement asserting the existence or the truth of something

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. These two poison ivy twins of deceit and doublecross inaugurated their diabolical crusade at the Summit with their blandishments of sweetness and avowal for peace.
  2. Samples: an oh-so-wistful, what's-life-all-about dialogue in a confessional in the first episode; a painfully prolonged avowal of friendship for Co-Star Jos Perez in another.

News

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    Why Katherine, coming off a second-place finish in the Grade 3 Royal North Stakes at six furlongs on the turf, looms as the one to beat Sunday in the $100,000 Avowal Stakes.
    on August 31, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

  2. Woodbine notes: Why Katherine, adding blinkers, looks good in Avowal

    ETOBICOKE, Ontario – Why Katherine, coming off a second-place finish in the Grade 3 Royal North Stakes at six furlongs on the turf, looms as the one to beat here Sunday in the $100,000 Avowal Stakes.
    on August 30, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

Quotes

  1. "Our superiority complex has taken refuge in the perpetual avowal of our sins," writes Bruckner, "a strange way of inflating our puny selves to global dimensions."
    on May 8, 2010 By: Pascal Bruckner Source: The Guardian

  2. "The visit to France is an avowal of the closeness of the German-French partnership," new Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier told German television on Tuesday.
    on Nov 23, 2005 By: Frank-Walter Steinmeier Source: Daily Times

  3. In a December interview with the Boston Herald, McCain said, "I looked into Putin's eyes and I saw three letters: K, G and B.The comment was a play on US President George W Bush's notorious avowal that looking into the same eyes, he saw Putin's...
    on Feb 26, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Earthtimes

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