Avow

Definition of Avow

A`vow´
v. t.1.To declare openly, as something believed to be right; to own or acknowledge frankly; as, a man avows his principles or his crimes.
[imp. & p. p. Avowed ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Avowing.]
Which I to be the of Israel's God
Avow, and challenge Dagon to the test.
- Milton.
2.(Law) To acknowledge and justify, as an act done. See Avowry.
n.1.Avowal.
v. t. & i.1.To bind, or to devote, by a vow.
n.1.A vow or determination.

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