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A frank admission or acknowledgment.
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an open statement of affirmation; frank acknowledgment or admission.
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|Noun||1.||avowal - a statement asserting the existence or the truth of something|
assertion, asseveration, averment - a declaration that is made emphatically (as if no supporting evidence were necessary)
professing, profession - an open avowal (true or false) of some belief or opinion; "a profession of disagreement"
affirmative - a reply of affirmation; "he answered in the affirmative"
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1. statement, allegation, recognition, profession, declaration, maintenance, assertion, oath, affirmation, proclamation, asseveration, averment He made an avowal to set himself right once again.
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avowal[əˈvaʊəl] N (frm)
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