bear witness




Definitions of bear witness
  1. verb

    give testimony in a court of law

    synonyms:
    attest, take the stand, testify
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    types:

    vouch

    give personal assurance; guarantee
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    declare

    state emphatically and authoritatively

  2. verb

    provide evidence for

    synonyms:
    evidence, prove, show, testify
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    attest, certify, demonstrate, evidence, manifest

    provide evidence for; stand as proof of; show by one’s behavior, attitude, or external attributes
    presume

    constitute reasonable evidence for
    abduce, adduce, cite

    advance evidence for
    authenticate

    establish the authenticity of something
    reflect

    give evidence of the quality of
    reflect

    give evidence of a certain behavior
    notarise, notarize

    authenticate as a notary
    condemn

    demonstrate the guilt of (someone)
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    inform

    impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to

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