- The definition of aver is to declare or affirm something to be true with a strong sense of confidence.
An example of aver is to firmly and assertively state that you are not guilty.
aver definition by Webster's New World
- averment noun
aver definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb a·verred, a·ver·ring, a·vers
- To affirm positively; declare.
- Law a. To assert formally as a fact.b. To justify or prove.
Origin: Middle English averren, from Old French averer, from Vulgar Latin *advērāre : Latin ad-, ad- + Latin vērus, true; see wērə-o- in Indo-European roots.
- a·verˈment noun
- a·verˈra·ble adjective
aver - Legal Definition