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ˈtɛs təˌmoʊ ni; esp. Brit. -mə nites·ti·mo·ny

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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"


  1. testimony(Noun)

    statements made by a witness in court.

    Etymology: From testimonium, from testis; see test.

  2. testimony(Noun)

    An account of first-hand experience.

    Etymology: From testimonium, from testis; see test.

  3. testimony(Noun)

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

    Etymology: 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


  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.]

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  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

Examples of testimony in a Sentence

  1. Eric Swalwell:

    It's evidence of more obstruction: intimidating, tampering with the witness's testimony.

  2. Cory Booker:

    We are at a time where injustice has grown to become normal in our country, and it is time for us to work together to get folk woke, to help people understand their power, american history is a perpetual screaming testimony to the achievement of the impossible.

  3. Francisco Toledo:

    Never before has there been such violence in Mexico as in recent years, really, i wanted to leave a testimony of this violence.

  4. Mark Meadows:

    There are two or three individuals that we believe could have potentially given false testimony to Congress.

  5. Lisa Page:

    All Lisa Page is asking is to be treated as other witnesses have under the Committees' own rules, lisa Page has offered to voluntarily appear before the Committees later this month. Lisa Page simply needs clarification of the scope of the Committee's interest in interviewing Lisa Page and access to relevant documents so that Lisa Page can provide complete and accurate testimony.

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