Vocabulary: aver


Title: Game Change
Author: John Heilemann
Author: Mark Halperin
Sentence: Obama has "waged the dirtiest campaign in American history." [Cindy McCain] said one day. The next, she averred about the Democratic nominee's position on a war-funding measure, "The day that Senator Obama cast a vote not to fund my son when he was serving sent a cold chill through my body."
Page: 421

Word: aver
Definition:
  • to declare to be true; state positively; affirm
  • [Law] to state or declare formally; assert; allege
   Source: YourDictionary.com

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