avowedly

avowedly
adverb Date: 1656 1. with open acknowledgment ; frankly <
an avowedly hostile review
>
2. by unsupported assertion or profession alone ; allegedly <
politicians remain skeptical of…avowedly democratic intentions — Jerry Kirshenbaum
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • avowedly — index admittedly, purported Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • avowedly — adverb 1. by open declaration their policy has been avowedly Marxist Susan Smith was professedly guilty of the murders • Syn: ↑professedly • Derived from adjective: ↑professed (for: ↑professedly) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Avowedly — Avowed A*vowed , a. Openly acknowledged or declared; admitted. {A*vow ed*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • avowedly — See avowable. * * * …   Universalium

  • avowedly — adverb With open acknowledgment, declaration or verification …   Wiktionary

  • avowedly — a·vow·ed·ly || É™ vaʊɪdlɪ adv. admittedly, confessedly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • avowedly — ad. Confessedly, as freely acknowledged …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • avowedly — adv acknowledgedly, confessedly, admittedly, allegedly; openly, candidly, frankly, affirmatively …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • avowedly — avow·ed·ly …   English syllables

  • avowedly — See: avowed …   English dictionary

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