Dictionary » P » Profess

Profess

profess

1. To make open declaration of, as of one's knowledge, belief, action, etc.; to avow or acknowledge; to confess publicly; to own or admit freely. Hear me profess sincerely. The best and wisest of them all professed To know this only, that he nothing knew. (milton)

2. To set up a claim to; to make presence to; hence, to put on or present an appearance of. I do profess to be no less than I seem. (Shak)

3. To present to knowledge of, to proclaim one's self versed in; to make one's self a teacher or practitioner of, to set up as an authority respecting; to declare (one's self to be such); as, he professes surgery; to profess one's self a physician.

Origin: F. Profes, masc, professe, fem, professed (monk or nun), L. Professus, p. P. Of profiteri to profess; pro before, forward _ fateri to confess, own. See Confess.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Re: Digestive System Evolution

... of systems. Purposeful design is a perfectly valid scientific concept and only purposeful design can explain it. I don’t see why anyone has to profess a belief in a God to recognise design. Many people are simply agnostic. Why does it have to be either one or the other?

See entire post
by scottie
Sat Oct 08, 2011 12:58 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Digestive System Evolution
Replies: 60
Views: 107632

My First Post.

... the truths you manifest to have establish; and we are the recipients of your amazing discoveries and the victims of your errors of which you will profess to have none. (In many cases) Science is not 100% accurate empirically, as it seems to think “almost” counts, such as the science of evolution. ...

See entire post
by iamwill
Thu Jun 04, 2009 9:09 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My First Post.
Replies: 0
Views: 2653

Re: Dr. Garth Nicolson

... me ( us ), many images I see under my own microscope match with the video. I'm a RN, and only took microbiology courses for my degree and do not profess to be an expert. Also; likewise, doxycycline has certainly helped as I've been taking it for a little over 4 months. I have recently come across ...

See entire post
by mfromcanada
Fri Jan 12, 2007 1:16 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5479033

not well read is he?

... She talks as an authority and has nothing to back it up. Her theory about the insect part of this is retarded and not accurate at all but hear her profess how correct she is and how everyone else is wrong. How about educating her in the scientific process? :wink: She obviously needs it more than ...

See entire post
by Sabrina
Thu Jan 11, 2007 10:23 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5479033

Dr. Garth Nicolson

... me ( us ), many images I see under my own microscope match with the video. I'm a RN, and only took microbiology courses for my degree and do not profess to be an expert. Also; likewise, doxycycline has certainly helped as I've been taking it for a little over 4 months. I have recently come across ...

See entire post
by kmariezw
Thu Jan 11, 2007 9:35 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5479033
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,589 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link