testament Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"testament" in British English

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testamentnoun

uk   us   /ˈtes.tə.mənt/ formal

testament noun (PROOF)

[C or U] proof: The ​detail of her ​wildlifepaintings is (a) testament to (= ​proof of) her ​powers of ​observation.
[C] a will that someone makes, saying what should be done with ​theirmoney and ​property after they ​die: This ​article will give ​clearinstructions for making a last will and testament.
(Definition of testament from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"testament" in American English

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testamentnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈtes·tə·mənt/
proof of something: [C usually sing] He is a ​walking testament to the ​value of hard ​work. A testament is also a will .
(Definition of testament from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"testament" in Business English

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testamentnoun

uk   us   /ˈtestəmənt/
[C or U] proof that something exists or is ​true: be (a) testament to sth These ​positiveresults are a testament to the ​strength of the ​technologysector.
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[C] LAW a will : Non-married couples can ​designate each other as ​beneficiaries for ​lifeinsurancebenefits in their last will and testament.
(Definition of testament from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “testament”
in Spanish testamento…
in Vietnamese di chúc…
in Malaysian bukti…
in Thai พินัยกรรม…
in French testament…
in German das Testament…
in Chinese (Simplified) 证明, 验证…
in Indonesian wasiat…
in Chinese (Traditional) 證明, 驗證…
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