|1.||[ noun ] someone who claims to speak the truth|
|Synonyms:||asserter asseverator avower affirmer|
"a bold asserter" "a declarer of his intentions" "affirmers of traditional doctrine" "an asseverator of strong convictions" "an avower of his own great intelligence"
|Related terms:||communicator postulator declare affirm|
|2.||[ noun ] (bridge,cards,games) the bridge player in contract bridge who wins the bidding and can declare which suit is to be trumps|
|Related terms:||bridge_player declare|