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witness

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of witness

  1. something presented in support of the truth or accuracy of a claim <the ruins are a compelling witness of the ancient civilization's cultural and aesthetic achievements> Synonyms attestation, confirmation, corroboration, documentation, evidence, substantiation, testament, testimonial, testimony, validation, voucher, proofRelated Words (the) goods; certificate, document, exhibit; demonstration, illustration; authentication, identification, manifestation, verificationNear Antonyms rebuttal, refutation; accusation, allegation, charge; assumption, conjecture, guess, presumption, surmise, suspicionAntonyms disproof


witness

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of witness

  1. 1 to declare (something) to be true or genuine <a notary public witnessing wills and other important documents> Synonyms attest, authenticate, avouch, testify (to), vouch (for), certifyRelated Words guarantee, warrant; affirm, assert, aver, avow, profess, vow

  2. 2 to make note of (something) through the use of one's eyes <witnessed the crime> Synonyms behold, catch, descry, discern, distinguish, espy, eye, look (at), note, notice, observe, perceive, regard, remark, sight, spot, spy, view, seeRelated Words identify, make out, pick out, pick up; attend (to), consider, heed, mark, mind; study, watch; examine, inspect, scan, scrutinize, survey; glance (at), glimpse, peer (at)Near Antonyms disregard, ignore, neglect, overpass, pass over; miss, overlook

  3. 3 to make a solemn declaration under oath for the purpose of establishing a fact <I witnessed to the fact that I had seen them together that night> Synonyms attest, depose, swear, testifyRelated Words verify; vouch; promise, vow

  4. 4 to come to a knowledge of (something) by living through it <war changes anyone who has ever witnessed it first hand> Synonyms endure, feel, have, know, pass, see, suffer, sustain, taste, undergo, experienceRelated Words encounter, meet; accept, receive; assimilate, digest



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