Translation of "avow" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /əˈvaʊ/ us /əˈvaʊ/ formal

to admit something or say something publicly

reconocer, confesar
He avowed that he regretted what he had done.
It is a society in which homosexuality is rarely avowed.

(Translation of “avow” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /əˈvau/

(formal) to make a claim or a promise in a public statement

Jurar / Proclamar
He avowed that everything he had said was true.
avowed adjective

(formal) said publicly

Their avowed aim was to improve standards in schools.

(Translation of “avow” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)