To declare one's faith in
To acknowledge or admit (defeat).
To pretend is defined as to claim, to make believe or imitate.
To assert; to aver; to declare.
State means to speak or say something.
To profess or claim as its meaning
To state emphatically or authoritatively; affirm:
To state positively; declare:
To state positively; declare; affirm
To proclaim the presence or arrival of:
The definition of affirm is to state something to be true.
To acknowledge or confess
To state that one has received (a letter, gift, favor, payment, etc.)
To pretend; dissemble
To keep from being observed or discovered; hide.
To beat with a whip made from hide.
Find another word for professes. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for professes, like: confesses, concedes, pretends, vouches, states, purports, declares, claims, avows, asserts and announces.