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witness to sth

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phrasal verb with witness uk   us   /ˈwɪt.nəs/ verb [T]
to say ​publicly, ​especially in a ​lawcourt, that something is ​true or that it ​happened: A ​handwritingexpertwitnessed to the ​authenticity of the ​letter. [+ -ing verb] She ​witnessed to havingseen the ​robbery take ​place.
(Definition of witness to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “witness to sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指在法庭上)作证,证明…是真实的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指在法庭上)作證,證明…是真實的…
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