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testify

verb  /ˈtes·təˌfɑɪ/ us  
to speak seriously about something, esp. to tell what you know about a case in a court of law after you have officially promised to tell the truth: [I] Elizabeth testified before a grand jury. [+ that clause] One witness testified that she saw the thief running away.
Translations of “testify”
in Korean 증언하다…
in Arabic يَشهَد…
in French témoigner, attester…
in Turkish tanıklık yapmak, şahitlik etmek…
in Italian testimoniare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 證明,證實, 作證…
in Russian давать показания…
in Polish zeznawać…
in Spanish declarar, atestiguar, dar fe…
in Portuguese testemunhar, depor…
in German aussagen, bezeugen…
in Catalan testificar…
in Japanese (裁判で~を)証言する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 证明,证实, 作证…
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