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profess

verb (v)

  • practice as a profession, teach, or claim to be knowledgeable about (verb.communication)
    Example:
    She professes organic chemistry.
    source: wordnet30
  • confess one's faith in, or allegiance to (verb.communication)
    Example:
    The terrorists professed allegiance to their country.
    He professes to be a Communist.
    source: wordnet30
  • admit (to a wrongdoing) (verb.communication)
    Synonym: concede, confess
    source: wordnet30
  • state freely (verb.communication)
    Example:
    The teacher professed that he was not generous when it came to giving good grades.
    source: wordnet30
  • receive into a religious order or congregation (verb.communication)
    source: wordnet30
  • take vows, as in religious order (verb.communication)
    Example:
    She professed herself as a nun.
    source: wordnet30
  • state insincerely (verb.communication)
    Synonym: pretend
    Example:
    He professed innocence but later admitted his guilt.
    source: wordnet30
  • To make open declaration of, as of one's knowledge, belief, action, etc.; to avow or acknowledge; to confess publicly; to own or admit freely. (verb)
    source: webster1913
  • To take a profession upon one's self by a public declaration; to confess. (verb)
    source: webster1913

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