Definitions for eyewitnessˈaɪˈwɪt nɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

eye•wit•nessˈaɪˈwɪt nɪs(n.)

  1. a person who actually sees some act, occurrence, or the like, and can give a firsthand account of it.

    Category: Law

  2. (v.t.)to view as an eyewitness.

    Category: Law

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eyewitness(verb)

    a spectator who can describe what happened

  2. eyewitness(verb)

    be present at an event and see it with one's own eyes


  1. eyewitness(Noun)

    Someone who sees an event and can report or testify about it.

  2. eyewitness(Verb)

    To be present at an event, and see it

  3. Origin: From eye + witness

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eyewitness(noun)

    one who sees a thing done; one who has ocular view of anything


  1. Eyewitness

    Eyewitness is a 1981 thriller film about a television news reporter and a janitor who team up to solve a murder. The film was directed by Peter Yates, written by Steve Tesich and stars William Hurt, Sigourney Weaver, and Christopher Plummer. Hum To Mohabbat Karega a 2000 Bollywood thriller-comedy film starring Karishma Kapoor and Bobby Deol was inspired by Eyewitness.


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