avouchment
I noun acknowledgment, adjuration, affirmance, affirmation, assertion, asseveration, assurance, attest, attestation, averment, avowal, avowance, declaration, formulation, oath, open statement of affirmation, positive assertion, positive statement, proclamation, pronouncement, public declaration, solemn averment, solemn avowal, solemn declaration, statement of facts, swearing, testification, vouch, vow associated concepts: affidavit II index adjuration, affidavit, affirmance (legal affirmation), affirmation, assertion, asseveration, attestation, averment, avowal, certification (attested copy), claim (assertion), confirmation, contract, corroboration, jurat, oath, reference (recommendation)

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  • Avouchment — A*vouch ment, n. The act of avouching; positive declaration. [Obs.] Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • avouchment — noun Date: 1574 an act of avouching ; avowal …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • avouchment — See avouch. * * * …   Universalium

  • avouchment — noun a) The act of avouching. b) A positive declaration …   Wiktionary

  • avouchment — n. avowal; statement that asserts the truth of something; an act of avouching …   English contemporary dictionary

  • avouchment — avouch·ment …   English syllables

  • avouchment — noun a statement asserting the existence or the truth of something • Syn: ↑avowal, ↑affirmation • Derivationally related forms: ↑affirm (for: ↑affirmation), ↑avow (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • attestation — I noun act of bearing witness, adjuration, affirmation, allegation, assertion, asseveration, attest, attesting declaration, authentication, averment, avouchment, avowal, certification, declaration, endorsement, oath, solemn averment, solemn… …   Law dictionary

  • avowal — I noun acknowledgment, adjurement, affirmance, affirmation, assertion, asseveration, attestation, authentication, averment, aveu, avouchment, avowance, confessio, confession, confirmation, contention, corroboration, declaration, endorsement,… …   Law dictionary

  • oath — n 1: a solemn attestation of the truth of one s words or the sincerity of one s intentions; specif: one accompanied by calling upon a deity as a witness 2: a promise (as to perform official duties faithfully) corroborated by an oath compare… …   Law dictionary

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