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1. witness

verb. ['ˈwɪtnəs'] be a witness to.

Synonyms

  • watch

Antonyms

  • juvenile
  • rush

Etymology

  • witnesse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • witnes (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with False Witness

  • eyewitness
  • witness'
  • fitness

Example sentences of the word false-witness


1. Noun Phrase
Thou shalt not bear false witness.

2. Noun Phrase
The ninth commandment says "you shall not bear false witness against your neighbor."

3. Noun Phrase
For example, commandment number eight: "Thou shalt not bear false witness against your neighbor."

2. witness

noun. ['ˈwɪtnəs'] someone who sees an event and reports what happened.

Synonyms

  • observer
  • verbalizer
  • deponent
  • percipient
  • perceiver
  • verbaliser
  • witnesser
  • utterer
  • deposer
  • testifier
  • informant
  • speaker
  • talker
  • beholder
  • attestant

Antonyms

  • respect
  • exclude
  • disrespect
  • disesteem

Etymology

  • witnesse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • witnes (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. witness

verb. ['ˈwɪtnəs'] perceive or be contemporaneous with.

Synonyms

  • learn
  • go through
  • find
  • see
  • experience
  • get a line
  • discover
  • hear
  • catch
  • find out
  • get word
  • pick up

Antonyms

  • lower
  • deteriorate
  • worsen
  • sell

Etymology

  • witnesse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • witnes (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. witness

noun. ['ˈwɪtnəs'] a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind).

Synonyms

  • perceiver
  • rubbernecker
  • eyewitness
  • Peeping Tom
  • peeper
  • spectator
  • looker
  • gawker
  • cheerer
  • onlooker
  • theatregoer
  • motion-picture fan
  • rubberneck
  • spy
  • looker-on
  • bystander
  • watcher
  • beholder
  • moviegoer
  • browser
  • starer
  • viewer
  • percipient
  • theatergoer
  • playgoer
  • voyeur
  • ogler

Antonyms

  • suffer
  • idle
  • lose
  • stay

Etymology

  • witnesse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • witnes (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. witness

noun. ['ˈwɪtnəs'] testimony by word or deed to your religious faith.

Synonyms

  • shahadah

Antonyms

  • undiscerning
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • witnesse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • witnes (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. witness

noun. ['ˈwɪtnəs'] (law) a person who attests to the genuineness of a document or signature by adding their own signature.

Synonyms

  • attestor
  • signer
  • signatory
  • attestant

Antonyms

  • spiritualize
  • gladden
  • inexperience
  • keep quiet

Etymology

  • witnesse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • witnes (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. witness

noun. ['ˈwɪtnəs'] (law) a person who testifies under oath in a court of law.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • lay witness
  • material witness
  • hostile witness
  • character witness
  • person
  • individual
  • expert witness
  • adverse witness
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • expert witness
  • repel
  • get off
  • detach

Etymology

  • witnesse (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • witnes (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. false

adjective. ['ˈfɔls'] not in accordance with the fact or reality or actuality.

Synonyms

  • truth
  • the true
  • specious
  • trumped-up
  • imitative
  • untrue
  • counterfeit
  • dishonest
  • dishonorable
  • trueness
  • incorrect
  • spurious
  • mendacious
  • insincere
  • verity

Antonyms

  • honest
  • sincere
  • true
  • genuine
  • correct
  • falsity

Etymology

  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fals (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. false

adjective. ['ˈfɔls'] arising from error.

Synonyms

  • mistaken
  • wrong

Antonyms

  • right
  • ethical
  • good

Etymology

  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fals (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. false

adjective. ['ˈfɔls'] deliberately deceptive.

Antonyms

  • nonimitative

Etymology

  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fals (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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