witness stand

noun

Definition of witness stand

  1. :  a stand or an enclosure from which a witness gives evidence in a court

First Known Use of witness stand

1853


WITNESS STAND Defined for English Language Learners

witness stand

noun

Definition of witness stand for English Language Learners

  • : the place in a court of law where a witness answers questions and promises to tell the truth : the place where a witness testifies in court


Law Dictionary

witness stand

noun

Legal Definition of witness stand

  1. :  stand


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