verb (used with object), cer·tif·i·cat·ed, cer·tif·i·cat·ing.
Origin of certificate
Related formscer·tif·i·ca·to·ry [ser-tif-uh-ki-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /sərˈtɪf ə kɪˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/, adjectivenon·cer·tif·i·cat·ed, adjectiveun·cer·tif·i·cat·ed, adjective
Examples from the Web for certificate
They examined every “poll list, tally sheet, certificate of result, and, where necessary, each ballot.”Honoring The Late John Doar, A Nearly Forgotten Hero Of The Civil Rights Era|Gary May|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It also inspired me to work with our state legislature to pass a bill so our children received a Certificate of Stillbirth.Daily Beast Readers React to YouTube Stillborn Baby Memorials|Brandy Zadrozny|November 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
One renowned fashion university has even developed a certificate program to help the pet fashion industry grow.
A week after getting my certificate, I called Reig's with some follow-up questions.
By the time the shooting was done, my certificate was already printed.
Of course I at once sent for old Dr. Macnab, and asked him to fetch a certificate for an insane person with him.Scotch Wit and Humor|W. H. (Walter Henry) Howe
The plot was very cunningly conceived, especially the manner in which you were entrapped and induced to give the certificate.The Stretton Street Affair|William Le Queux
I wonder whether Eve, when she came to Adam in the garden, brought with her a certificate of proficiency in the seven sciences?Hypatia|Charles Kingsley
See, see, Richard, here your mother has copied the hospital's certificate.The Cavalier|George Washington Cable
Sig was my legal husband, and I alone can bear his name, for she has no certificate.Melomaniacs|James Huneker