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Definition of aver verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    aver that… aver something + speech (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they aver
    he / she / it avers
    past simple averred
    -ing form averring
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  1. 1to state firmly and strongly that something is true synonym assert, declare
  2. 2 She averred that she had never seen the man before.
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