Origin of testify
OTHER WORDS FROM testifytes·ti·fi·er, nounpre·tes·ti·fy, verb (used with object), pre·tes·ti·fied, pre·tes·ti·fy·ing.re·tes·ti·fy, verb, re·tes·ti·fied, re·tes·ti·fy·ing.un·tes·ti·fy·ing, adjective
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How to use testify in a sentence
He said the then- secretary testified to a House committee that, in 2017, DHS had prevented 3,755 KSTs from traveling to or entering the US, even though the real number was no more than three.What to make of the DHS whistleblower’s shocking complaint|Alex Ward|September 11, 2020|Vox
Coming out still takes courage, as many a teenager can testify.
Singer, who has also pleaded guilty, was expected to testify against them if they had gone to trial.
This will be the first time that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, the world’s wealthiest individual, will be testifying before Congress.Apple, Amazon, Google and Facebook set to preview antitrust defenses before Congress|Greg Sterling|July 28, 2020|Search Engine Land
Under the reigning interpretation of American antitrust law, the executives who testify this week have little to fear from lawmakers or regulators.The case for regulating Amazon just like a railroad|Nicolás Rivero|July 28, 2020|Quartz
Dean Sybil Todd passed away from pancreatic cancer before she could testify.I Was Gang Raped at a UVA Frat 30 Years Ago, and No One Did Anything|Liz Seccuro|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Instead, he barely pushed the jurors to charge the cop and allowed the unprecedented step of letting the officer testify.Prosecutor Used Grand Jury to Let Darren Wilson Walk|Tom Nolan|November 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The lady who Goldberg is referring to is Barbara Bowman, one of the victims who agreed to testify in the 2006 case.
“We were looking at 10 men with rifles, and then the beating began,” the survivor would later testify.
He became determined to locate other victims who would testify to abuses that could put Lebovits behind bars.
For her to testify that she did not love—and had never loved Jean Baptiste, he knew would be a deliberate falsehood.
And then today—yesterday you reached your climax by having me go on the stand and testify to a greater lie!
And how would the general confederation testify to a glorious work of reformation!The Ordinance of Covenanting|John Cunningham
Nor was Africa then, without the evidence of industry, as history will testify.
Growers of Havana tobacco in the Connecticut valley can testify to this, and especially to the increased size of the plants.