Synonyms of professed
1 supposedDictionary • their professed concern for justice
supposed • What is it his son is supposed to have said?
would-be • a book that provides encouragement for would-be writers
so-called • their so-called economic miracle
apparent • I was a bit depressed by our apparent lack of progress.
pretended • Todd shrugged with pretended indifference.
self-styled • He fiercely criticised self-styled educational experts.
ostensible • the ostensible reason for his resignation
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apparentAn apparent situation, quality, or feeling seems to exist, although you cannot be certain that it does exist.
• I was a bit depressed by our apparent lack of progress.
avowedIf you are an avowed supporter or opponent of something, you have declared that you support it or oppose it.
• She is an avowed vegetarian.
Thesaurus for professed from the Collins English Thesaurus
avowed or acknowledged
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