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"avowed" in British English

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avowedadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /əˈvaʊd/ formal
stated: The government's avowed ​intent/​purpose/​aim is to ​reducetax. An avowed ​traditionalist, he is against ​reform of any ​kind.
avowedly
adverb uk   us   /əˈvaʊ.ɪd.li/
an avowedly ​feministauthor
(Definition of avowed from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"avowed" in American English

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avowedadjective

 us   /əˈvɑʊd/
stated or ​admitted: an avowed ​enemy
avowedly
adverb  us   /əˈvɑʊ·ɪd·li/
an avowedly ​old-fashionedteacher
(Definition of avowed from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “avowed”
in Chinese (Simplified) 公开承认的, 公开宣称的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公開承認的, 公開宣稱的…
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