›a statement made by someone to say that something is true and used in a court of law: give/make a depositionsay/state/testify sth in a depositionMrs Gordon said in a deposition that she signed the loanguarantee at her husband's request.
What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)
by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete