Definition for A-VER'

A-VER', v.t. [Fr. averer; It. avverare, to aver or verify; Arm. quirya, from the root of verus, true; Ir. feor or fir; W. gwir; Corn. uir; Ger. wahr; D. waar. See Verify.]

To affirm with confidence; to declare in a positive or peremptory manner, as in confidence of asserting the truth. Prior.

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