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Wordnet 3.0

VERB (1)

1. admit openly and bluntly; make no bones about;
[syn: avow, avouch]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Avouch \A*vouch"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Avouched (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Avouching.] [OF. avochier, LL. advocare to recognize the existence of a thing, to advocate, fr. L. advocare to call to; ad + vocare to call. Cf. Avow to declare, Advocate, and see Vouch, v. t.] 1. To appeal to; to cite or claim as authority. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] They avouch many successions of authorities. --Coke. [1913 Webster] 2. To maintain a just or true; to vouch for. [1913 Webster] We might be disposed to question its authenticity, it if were not avouched by the full evidence. --Milman. [1913 Webster] 3. To declare or assert positively and as matter of fact; to affirm openly. [1913 Webster] If this which he avouches does appear. --Shak. [1913 Webster] Such antiquities could have been avouched for the Irish. --Spenser. [1913 Webster] 4. To acknowledge deliberately; to admit; to confess; to sanction. [1913 Webster] Thou hast avouched the Lord this day to be thy God. --Deut. xxvi. 17. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Avouch \A*vouch"\, n. Evidence; declaration. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The sensible and true avouch Of mine own eyes. --Shak. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

avouch v 1: admit openly and bluntly; make no bones about [syn: avow, avouch] [ant: disavow]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

66 Moby Thesaurus words for "avouch": acknowledge, admit, affirm, allege, announce, annunciate, argue, assert, assever, asseverate, assure, attest, aver, avow, bear witness, certify, confess, confirm, contend, corroborate, countersign, declare, depone, depose, disclose, enunciate, express, express the belief, give evidence, guarantee, have, hold, insist, issue a manifesto, lay down, maintain, make a promise, manifesto, own, pledge, plight, predicate, proclaim, profess, promise, pronounce, protest, put, put it, say, set down, speak, speak out, speak up, stand for, stand on, state, submit, swear, testify, troth, underwrite, vouch, vow, warrant, witness