Definitions for vouchvaʊtʃ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
to provide proof, supporting evidence, or assurance (usu. fol. by for):
to vouch for someone's integrity.
to give a guarantee or act as surety or sponsor; take responsibility (usu. fol. by for).
(v.t.)to sustain or uphold by or as if by practical proof or demonstration.
to cite (an authority, fact, etc.) in support or justification.
(formerly) to call or summon into court to make good a warranty of title.
Archaic. to attest or warrant. to support or authenticate with vouchers. to declare; assert.
(n. Obs.)an act of vouching; assertion or attestation.
Origin of vouch:
1275–1325; < MF vo(u)cher, OF avochier < L advocāre; see advocate
give personal assurance; guarantee
"Will he vouch for me?"
give surety or assume responsibility
"I vouch for the quality of my products"
summon (a vouchee) into court to warrant or defend a title
give supporting evidence
"He vouched his words by his deeds"
To take responsibility for; to express confidence in; to witness; to obtest.
To warrant; to maintain by affirmations; to attest; to affirm; to avouch.
To back; to support; to confirm.
To call into court to warrant and defend, or to make good a warranty of title.
To bear witness; to give testimony or full attestation.
To assert; to aver; to declare.
Origin: From voucher, from voco.
to call; to summon
to call upon to witness; to obtest
to warrant; to maintain by affirmations; to attest; to affirm; to avouch
to back; to support; to confirm; to establish
to call into court to warrant and defend, or to make good a warranty of title
to bear witness; to give testimony or full attestation
to assert; to aver; to declare
Translations for vouch
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to say that one is sure that something is fact or truth
Will you vouch for the truth of the statement?
- betuig, bevestigAfrikaans
- يُؤَكِّد صِحَّةArabic
- atestarPortuguese (BR)
- sich verbürgenGerman
- stå inde for; garantereDanish
- شهادت دادنFarsi
- mennä takuuseenFinnish
- לִהיוֹת עַרֵבHebrew
- गवाही देनाHindi
- memberi kesaksianIndonesian
- (진실성 등의) 증거를 말하다]Korean
- laiduoti, patvirtintiLithuanian
- apstiprināt; apliecinātLatvian
- bekrefte, bevitneNorwegian
- شهادت دادنPersian
- په غاړه اخستل، ضمانت وركول، تائيدول، لوول, لووى كيدل، شاهد كيدلPashto
- a garantaRomanian
- zaručiť sa, potvrdiťSlovak
- garantera, svara förSwedish
- 保證Chinese (Trad.)
- تصديق کرناUrdu
- dẫn chứng, xác nhậnVietnamese
- 保证，证明Chinese (Simp.)
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