noun, plural tes·ti·mo·nies.
IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?
Origin of testimony
synonym study for testimony
OTHER WORDS FROM testimonypre·tes·ti·mo·ny, noun, plural pre·tes·ti·mo·nies.re·tes·ti·mo·ny, noun, plural re·tes·ti·mo·nies.
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Example sentences from the Web for testimony
A key witness in that case offered testimony that experts concluded was false.As Trump Calls for Law and Order, Can Chicago’s Top Prosecutor Beat the Charge That She’s Soft on Crime?|by Mick Dumke|September 4, 2020|ProPublica
Some questioned why patients with mental health conditions so rarely receive discounted passes despite testimony from their doctors.MTS Frequently Overrules Doctors’ Orders on Reduced Fares for the Disabled|Lisa Halverstadt|August 31, 2020|Voice of San Diego
In his testimony, he noted that models he’d studied assumed a person’s race incorrectly 25% of the time.Explainer: What do political databases know about you?|Tate Ryan-Mosley|August 31, 2020|MIT Technology Review
USPS declined to comment and referred Fortune to DeJoy’s testimony.USPS delays threaten women’s access to birth control|ehinchliffe|August 27, 2020|Fortune
The decision came after about two hours of contentious testimony in a virtual public hearing on August 18.Genetically modified mosquitoes have been OK’d for a first U.S. test flight|Susan Milius|August 22, 2020|Science News
All of their testimony has been accepted by the court, and most of it casts blame squarely on their captain.The Costa Concordia’s Randy Reckless Captain Takes the Stand|Barbie Latza Nadeau|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The grand jury heard an incredible 70 hours of testimony from 60 witnesses over a three month period.
To what extent was the testimony the grand jury heard corroborated or contradicted by forensic evidence?Ferguson’s Grand Jury Bought Darren Wilson’s Story|Paul Campos|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The testimony is damning: the world has not learned its lesson.
If the witness did in fact witness such a terrible crime, the testimony will survive in the crucible of cross-examination.
They are to be admitted to the society of Captain Wharton, who waits only for their testimony to be tried.The Spy|J. Fenimore Cooper
On a subject so tremendously awful, I have chosen to present simply God's testimony.The National Preacher, Vol. 2 No. 7 Dec. 1827|Aaron W. Leland and Elihu W. Baldwin
The modesty of Billy would probably have been shocked if he had heard the testimony of his fellows concerning him.The Long Shadow|B. M. Bower
This testimony was ruled out of order, as belonging to an entirely different case.Mysteries of Police and Crime|Arthur Griffiths
I leave this as a testimony that none need to fear his rightly sending forth those who ask and rightly wait for his counsel.
British Dictionary definitions for testimony
noun plural -nies
- the Ten Commandments, as inscribed on the two stone tables
- the Ark of the Covenant as the receptacle of these (Exodus 25:16; 16:34)