(give) witness to

Definition of (give) witness to

  1. :  to declare belief in (a god or religion) They gave witness to their faith.

Word by Word Definitions

giveplay
  1. :  to make a present of

    :  to grant or bestow by formal action

    :  to accord or yield to another

  1. :  capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain :  flexibility

    :  the ability of a material to bend or stretch

witnessplay
  1. :  attestation of a fact or event :  testimony

    :  one that gives evidence

    :  one who testifies in a cause or before a judicial tribunal

  1. :  to testify to :  attest

    :  to act as legal witness of

    :  to furnish proof of :  betoken


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