report or maintain;
"He alleged that he was the victim of a crime"
"He said it was too late to intervene in the war"
"The registrar says that I owe the school money"
to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true;
"Before God I swear I am innocent"
- He avers he will not attend the meeting.
- She averred that she had never seen the man before.
- I aver it will not rain tomorrow.
How often doe the Phisitians lye, when they auer things good for sicknesses.出自： P. Sidney
Which being..within the reach of my own Knowledge, I do averr to be a Calumny.出自： R. Bentley
They all averr'd I had killed the Bird That brought the fog and mist.出自： Coleridge
What one author avers upon the subject, another denies.出自： G. P. R. James
A brilliant matrimonial prize for which, as all chroniclers aver, there had been many competitors.出自： Baroness Orczy
- assert 断言
- avow 承认
- affirm 证实
- swear 咒骂
- state 情形
- claim 要求
- declare 宣布（声明）...
- maintain 维持
- profess 声称
- plead 辩护
- vouch 担保
- propose 打算
- swan 天鹅
- allege 断言
- verify 核实
- say 说
- deny 否认