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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a statement asserting the existence or the truth of something;
[syn: avowal, avouchment, affirmation]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Avowal \A*vow"al\, n. An open declaration; frank acknowledgment; as, an avowal of such principles. --Hume. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

avowal n 1: a statement asserting the existence or the truth of something [syn: avowal, avouchment, affirmation]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

64 Moby Thesaurus words for "avowal": acceptance, acknowledgment, admission, affidavit, affirmance, affirmation, allegation, allowance, announcement, annunciation, appreciation, assertion, asseveration, attest, attestation, averment, avouchment, compurgation, concession, conclusion, confession, creed, declaration, deposition, dictum, disclosure, enunciation, instrument in proof, ipse dixit, legal evidence, manifesto, owning, owning up, position, position paper, positive declaration, predicate, predication, proclamation, profession, pronouncement, proposition, protest, protestation, recognition, rite of confession, say, say-so, saying, shrift, stance, stand, statement, sworn evidence, sworn statement, sworn testimony, testimonial, testimonium, testimony, unbosoming, utterance, vouch, witness, word