What does asseverate mean?

Definitions for asseverate
əˈsɛv əˌreɪtas·sev·er·ate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. assert, asseverate, maintainverb

    state categorically


  1. asseverateverb

    To declare earnestly, seriously, or positively; to affirm.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To ASSEVER, To Asseverateverb

    To affirm with great solemnity, as upon oath.

    Etymology: assevero, Lat.


  1. asseverate

    Asseverate is a verb that means to declare or state something solemnly or emphatically. It involves asserting strongly and confidently, often without providing evidence or proof.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Asseverateverb

    to affirm or aver positively, or with solemnity

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Asseverate

    as-sev′ėr-āt, v.t. to declare solemnly—an earlier form is Assev′er.—adv. Asseverat′ingly.—n. Asseverā′tion, any solemn affirmation or confirmation. [L. asseverāre, -ātumad, to, severus, serious. See Severe.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of asseverate in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of asseverate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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