He could not find words with which to make his avowal or to present his appeal.
The very fact that they come to us for help is an avowal of their honesty.
The old man's avowal of loyalty was taken for what it was worth.
There was something in the tone of this avowal that made Jan think.
But, though the heartiness of this avowal was grateful to him, he could not repress his surprise at it.
In the provinces, to live in another person's house is an avowal of poverty.
She made no answer, but it was easy to perceive that my avowal had not displeased her.
On the morning after her avowal it was ten o'clock before Clotilde left her room.
Had Geoffrey come to claim her on the strength of her own avowal?
"I have scarce courage for the avowal," said she, in a low, faint voice.