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  • 1 testify — tes·ti·fy / tes tə ˌfī/ vb fied, fy·ing [Latin testificari, from testis witness] vi: to make a solemn declaration under oath or affirmation for the purpose of establishing a fact: give testimony vt: to declare in testimony tes·ti·fi·er n Merriam… …

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  • 2 Testify — Студийный альбом Фила Коллинза Дата выпуска 12 ноября 2002 Записан 2000 ( …

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  • 3 Testify — Tes ti*fy, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Testified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Testifying}.] [OF. testifier, L. testificari; testis a witness + ficare (in comp.) to make. See { fy}, and cf. {Attest}, {Contest}, {Detest}, {Protest}, {Testament}.] 1. To make a… …

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  • 4 Testify — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Testify es el décimo álbum de estudio del cuarteto de Southern Gospel estadounidense Gaither Vocal Band. Publicado por Chapel Hill en 1994 y producido por Bill Gaither, Mike Sykes y Michael English, el disco marca la …

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  • 5 testify — UK US /ˈtestɪfaɪ/ verb [I or T] ► LAW to make a formal statement about something, especially in a court of law: testify that »He testified that the store owner had lied when he applied for the state license. »The senator testified to the House… …

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  • 6 Testify — Tes ti*fy, v. t. 1. To bear witness to; to support the truth of by testimony; to affirm or declare solemny. [1913 Webster] We speak that we do know, and testify that we have seen; and ye receive not our witness. John iii. 11. [1913 Webster] 2.… …

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  • 7 testify — ► VERB (testifies, testified) 1) give evidence as a witness in a law court. 2) serve as evidence or proof: luxurious villas testify to the wealth here. ORIGIN Latin testificari, from testis a witness …

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  • 8 Testify — Tes ti*fy, adv. In a testy manner; fretfully; peevishly; with petulance. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 testify to — index attest, corroborate, establish (show), report (disclose), witness (attest to) Burton s L …

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  • 10 testify — late 14c., to serve as evidence of, from L. testificari bear witness, from testis witness (see TESTAMENT (Cf. testament)) + root of facere to make (see FACTITIOUS (Cf. factitious)). Biblical sense of openly profess one s faith and devotion is… …

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  • 11 testify — [v] vouch for; give testimony affirm, announce, argue, assert, attest, bear witness, bespeak, betoken, certify, corroborate, cross one’s heart*, declare, demonstrate, depone, depose, evince, give evidence, give facts, give one’s word*, indicate,… …

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  • 12 testify — [tes′tə fī΄] vi. testified, testifying [ME testifien < L testificari < testis, a witness (prob. < * tri sto , standing as a third < tri ,TRI + base of stare,STAND) + facere, to make, DO1] 1. to make a serious declaration to… …

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  • 13 testify — v. 1) (D; intr.) to testify about (to testify about a case) 2) (D; intr.) to testify against; for, on behalf of (to testify for the plaintiff) 3) (d; intr.) to testify to (the results testify to the quality of their work) 4) (L) he testified that …

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  • 14 Testify (P.O.D.) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Testify. Testify Album par P.O.D. Sortie …

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  • 15 testify — verb ADVERB ▪ falsely, truthfully ▪ The basis for the perjury conviction was he had testified falsely under oath. ▪ publicly ▪ personally VERB + TESTIFY …

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  • 16 testify — tes|ti|fy [ˈtestıfaı] v past tense and past participle testified present participle testifying third person singular testifies [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: testificari, from testis witness ] 1.) [I and T] to make a formal statement of what… …

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  • 17 testify — UK [ˈtestɪfaɪ] / US [ˈtestɪˌfaɪ] verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms testify : present tense I/you/we/they testify he/she/it testifies present participle testifying past tense testified past participle testified 1) to make a statement about …

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  • 18 testify — tes|ti|fy [ testı,faı ] verb intransitive or transitive 1. ) to make a statement about something you saw, know, or experienced, usually in a court of law: testify for/against someone: Several key witnesses have agreed to testify against Edwards.… …

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  • 19 Testify (EP) — Infobox Album | Name = Testify Type = EP Artist = The Damned Released = 1997 Recorded = 1985, 1996 Genre = Rock Industrial Length = 24:13 Label = Cleopatra Producer = Judson Leach Reviews = *Allmusic (1.5/5)… …

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  • 20 Testify — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Testify est un album de Phil Collins, sorti en 2002. Testify est un album de POD (Payable on Death), sorti en 2006. Testify est une chanson de Rage… …

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