Pronunciation of Avowed
/ɐvˈa͡ʊd/, /ɐvˈaʊd/, /ɐ_v_ˈaʊ_d/
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Synonyms for avowed:
Sense 1 (noun)
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Usage examples for avowed:
- But with an increasing eagerness he dilated upon the small foot traveler's first view of the " city," his breathless reception of Allison's own switch engine, and his avowed intention to " look around a trifle," before he located something to do. - "Then I'll Come Back to You", Larry Evans.
- The avowed purpose for which the United States entered the war, and for which " all the peoples of the world are in effect partners," is the same as that for which the American Revolutionary War was fought, which was proclaimed in our Declaration of Independence, and for which America has always stood- the equal right of all men to " life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness," and to self- government. - "Community Civics and Rural Life", Arthur W. Dunn.
- " Thanks, maiden, you are kind and considerate to an avowed poacher," replied Edward. - "The Children of the New Forest", Captain Marryat.