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Meaning of AVOWAL

Pronunciation:  u'vawul

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a statement asserting the existence or the truth of something

AVOWAL is a 6 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: affirmation, avouchment
 See Also: affirmative, assertion, asseveration, averment, professing, profession, reaffirmation, reassertion



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\A*vow"al\, n.
An open declaration; frank acknowledgment; as, an avowal of
such principles. --Hume.

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