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Origin of asseveration
OTHER WORDS FROM asseverationas·sev·er·a·tive [uh-sev-uh-rey-tiv, -er-uh-tiv], /əˈsɛv əˌreɪ tɪv, -ər ə tɪv/, as·sev·er·a·to·ry [uh-sev-er-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee], /əˈsɛv ər əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/, adjectiveas·sev·er·a·tive·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for asseveration
In a Spanish version not only the cock crows, but his partner the hen lays an egg, in asseveration of the truth.Ballads of Mystery and Miracle and Fyttes of Mirth|Frank Sidgwick
A formula of asseveration in Maryland and Pennsylvania is, “I cross my heart,” accompanied by the sign of the cross.Current Superstitions|Various
Even grown-up people will sometimes buy another's dearest secret for a light asseveration.The Bride of the Nile, Complete|Georg Ebers
A similar asseveration of belief has place in most creeds or churches called Christian.The Vitality of Mormonism--Brief Essays|James E. Talmage
Why, truly, to justify this House in making a solemn asseveration of a particular fact!