What does AVER mean?

AVER meaning in General Dictionary

to say or prove the truth of

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  • A work horse or working ox
  • to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
  • report or maintain
  • a-work horse, or working ox.
  • To assert, or prove, the reality of.
  • To avouch or verify; available to confirm; to prove or justify. See Averment.
  • To affirm with certainty; to declare in an optimistic manner, like in confidence of asserting the reality.

AVER meaning in Law Dictionary

L. Fr. To have.

AVER meaning in Etymology Dictionary

belated 14c., from Old French averer "verify," from Vulgar Latin *adverare "make true, prove to be real," from Latin ad- "to" (see ad-) + verus "real" (see very). Relevant: Averred; averring.

AVER meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A work horse, or working ox.

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  • (v. t.) To assert, or show, the reality of.
  • (v. t.) To affirm with full confidence; to declare in a confident manner, as in confidence of asserting the facts.

Sentence Examples with the word AVER

Some writers aver that the piles were charged with gunpowder.

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