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Correct spelling:
practice as a profession, teach, or claim to be knowledgeable about; " She professes organic chemistry"


concede, confess.
accept, acknowledge, adjure, admit, affirm, approve, assert, assure, attest, aver, avouch, certify, claim, contend, corroborate, declare, endorse, express, maintain, pledge, proclaim, promise, pronounce, propound, ratify, set down, state, submit, support, sustain, testify, validate, verify, warrant.
assent, assume, believe, conclude, credit, deem, gather, hold, judge, presume, suppose, surmise, take for granted, trust, understand, give faith, put faith in.
declare, assert
acknowledge, admit, affirm, allege, announce, asseverate, aver, avouch, avow, certify, claim, come out, confess, confirm, croon, depose, dissemble, fake, feign, maintain, make out, open up, own, predicate, pretend, proclaim, purport, sing, soapbox, spiel, spout, state, stump, vouch, Constate, own up, talk big, act as if, blow hot air, cross heart, get off chest, get on soapbox, say so, swear on bible, swear up and down.
Examples of usage:
  1. He does not profess to have entertained any affection for his wife. – A Handbook to the Works of Browning (6th ed.) by Mrs. Sutherland Orr
  2. Strangest shock of all that this man of all other men should profess to care for her. – Nan of Music Mountain by Frank H. Spearman
  3. No teacher, therefore, should profess the art, without making himself familiar with the philosophical principles upon which it is founded. – A Practical Enquiry into the Philosophy of Education by James Gall
  4. How anybody can profess for a moment to be glad that he has appeared, I do not attempt to conjecture. – George Bernard Shaw by Gilbert K. Chesterton
  5. Our old friend, the Profess! – Shorty McCabe on the Job by Sewell Ford