Definitions for vouchvaʊtʃ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vouchvaʊtʃ(v.i.)

  1. to provide proof, supporting evidence, or assurance (usu. fol. by for):

    to vouch for someone's integrity.

  2. to give a guarantee or act as surety or sponsor; take responsibility (usu. fol. by for).

  3. (v.t.)to sustain or uphold by or as if by practical proof or demonstration.

  4. to cite (an authority, fact, etc.) in support or justification.

  5. (formerly) to call or summon into court to make good a warranty of title.

    Category: Law

  6. Archaic. to attest or warrant. to support or authenticate with vouchers. to declare; assert.

  7. (n. Obs.)an act of vouching; assertion or attestation.

Origin of vouch:

1275–1325; < MF vo(u)cher, OF avochier < L advocāre; see advocate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vouch(verb)

    give personal assurance; guarantee

    "Will he vouch for me?"

  2. guarantee, vouch(verb)

    give surety or assume responsibility

    "I vouch for the quality of my products"

  3. vouch(verb)

    summon (a vouchee) into court to warrant or defend a title

  4. vouch(verb)

    give supporting evidence

    "He vouched his words by his deeds"

Wiktionary

  1. vouch(Noun)

    Warrant; attestation.

  2. vouch(Verb)

    To take responsibility for; to express confidence in; to witness; to obtest.

  3. vouch(Verb)

    To warrant; to maintain by affirmations; to attest; to affirm; to avouch.

  4. vouch(Verb)

    To back; to support; to confirm.

  5. vouch(Verb)

    To call into court to warrant and defend, or to make good a warranty of title.

  6. vouch(Verb)

    To bear witness; to give testimony or full attestation.

  7. vouch(Verb)

    To assert; to aver; to declare.

  8. Origin: From voucher, from voco.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vouch(verb)

    to call; to summon

  2. Vouch(verb)

    to call upon to witness; to obtest

  3. Vouch(verb)

    to warrant; to maintain by affirmations; to attest; to affirm; to avouch

  4. Vouch(verb)

    to back; to support; to confirm; to establish

  5. Vouch(verb)

    to call into court to warrant and defend, or to make good a warranty of title

  6. Vouch(verb)

    to bear witness; to give testimony or full attestation

  7. Vouch(verb)

    to assert; to aver; to declare

  8. Vouch(noun)

    warrant; attestation


Translations for vouch

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

vouch(verb)

to say that one is sure that something is fact or truth

Will you vouch for the truth of the statement?

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