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Princeton's WordNet

  1. testimony(noun)

    a solemn statement made under oath

  2. testimony(noun)

    an assertion offering firsthand authentication of a fact

    "according to his own testimony he can't do it"

  3. testimony, testimonial(noun)

    something that serves as evidence

    "his effort was testimony to his devotion"

Wiktionary

  1. testimony(Noun)

    statements made by a witness in court.

  2. testimony(Noun)

    An account of first-hand experience.

  3. testimony(Noun)

    In a church service, a personal account, such as of one's conversion.

  4. Origin: From testimonium, from testis; see test.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Testimony(noun)

    a solemn declaration or affirmation made for the purpose of establishing or proving some fact

  2. Testimony(noun)

    affirmation; declaration; as, these doctrines are supported by the uniform testimony of the fathers; the belief of past facts must depend on the evidence of human testimony, or the testimony of historians

  3. Testimony(noun)

    open attestation; profession

  4. Testimony(noun)

    witness; evidence; proof of some fact

  5. Testimony(noun)

    the two tables of the law

  6. Testimony(noun)

    hence, the whole divine revelation; the sacre/ Scriptures

  7. Testimony(verb)

    to witness; to attest; to prove by testimony

Freebase

  1. Testimony

    In law and in religion, testimony is a solemn attestation as to the truth of a matter.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Testimony

    tes′ti-mō-ni, n. evidence: declaration to prove some fact: proof: (B.) the two tables of the law: the whole divine revelation.—v.t. (Shak.) to witness.—adj. Testimō′nial, containing testimony.—n. a writing or certificate bearing testimony to one's character or abilities: a sum of money raised by subscription and presented in any form to a person as a token of respect.—v.t. Testimō′nialise, to present with a testimonial. [L. testimoniumtestāri, to witness.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Testimony in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Testimony in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Yitzhak Rabin:

    Military cemeteries in every corner of the world are silent testimony to the failure of national leaders to sanctify human life.

  2. Diana Holt:

    I started reading the trial testimony and couldn't believe my eyes, all the forensic evidence evaporated under the smallest measure of scrutiny.

  3. Ken Padowitz:

    The Chaits were given everything but a European vacation [by prosecutors] for their testimony and they're just not credible," Padowitz said.

  4. Immanuel Kant:

    Seek not the favor of the multitude; it is seldom got by honest and lawful means. But seek the testimony of few; and number not voices, but weigh them.

  5. Princeton University:

    It's almost even more powerful to serve as a testimony — like a living testimony, even though Wilson Woodrow Wilson might not have wanted me to be at the university, I still am.

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