Meaning of “bear witness (to sth)” in the English Dictionary


"bear witness (to sth)" in English

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bear witness (to sth)

If something bears witness to a fact, it proves that it is true:

The numerous awards on the walls bear witness to his great success.
As last week's riots bear witness, the political situation is very unstable.

(Definition of “bear witness (to sth)” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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