AVER's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of aver
Definition:
v. declare to be true; affirm
Example:
The witnesses aver that he was holding a gun.
Sentence in Classic:
In particular did he aver that, provided the Russian peasant could be induced to array himself in German costume, science would progress, trade increase, and the Golden Age dawn in Russia.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
True, my husband avers that Nozdrev was lying; yet in his lies there seems to have been a grain of truth.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
In the year 1508, when the Florentines Avere engaged in besieging Pisa, Alfonso del Mutolo, a citizen of that town, happening to be taken prisoner, was released on his promise to procure the surrender to the Florentines of one of the gates of the city.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
Dorset never came down till luncheon: her doctors, she averred, had forbidden her to expose herself to the crude air of the morning.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
He many a time spoke sternly to me about my pertness; and averred that the stab of a knife could not inflict a worse pang than he suffered at seeing his lady vexed.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte Context