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profess

(prə'fes )

verb
state insincerely
"He professed innocence but later admitted his guilt"
"She pretended not to have known the suicide bomber"
"She pretends to be an expert on wine"

verb
confess one''s faith in, or allegiance to
"The terrorists professed allegiance to the Muslim faith"
"he professes to be a Communist"

verb
admit, make a clean breast of
"She confessed that she had taken the money"

verb
practice as a profession, teach, or claim to be knowledgeable about
"She professes organic chemistry"

verb
take vows, as in religious order
"she professed herself as a nun"

verb
receive into a religious order or congregation
verb
state freely
"The teacher professed that he was not generous when it came to giving good grades"





Sinonime:
(verb) concede, confess, pretend