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Overview of verb attest

The verb attest has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) attest, certify, manifest, demonstrate, evidence

(provide evidence for; stand as proof of; show by one's behavior, attitude, or external attributes; "His high fever attested to his illness"; "The buildings in Rome manifest a high level of architectural sophistication"; "This decision demonstrates his sense of fairness")

2. (1) attest

(authenticate, affirm to be true, genuine, or correct, as in an official capacity; "I attest this signature")

3. testify, attest, take the stand, bear witness

(give testimony in a court of law)

4. attest

(establish or verify the usage of; "This word is not attested until 1993") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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