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witnessed

verb
past tense of witness

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1 to declare (something) to be true or genuine
  • a notary public witnessing wills and other important documents

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2 to make note of (something) through the use of one's eyes
  • witnessed the crime

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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

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4 to come to a knowledge of (something) by living through it
  • war changes anyone who has ever witnessed it first hand

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“Witnessed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/witnessed. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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