Thursday, February 10, 2005
Definitions for asseverate
- To affirm or declare positively or earnestly.
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Citations for asseverate
But of course it is! asseverates Herman Woodlife.
Castro's been known to snow people, but he didn't snow me, Mr. Weicker asseverated.
Origin of asseverate
Asseverate comes from Latin asseverare, "to assert seriously or earnestly," from ad- + severus, "severe, serious."