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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A person who is able to report on something seen. Also: A person who watches a legal document being drawn up and signs it to say that it is correct.

Usage examples (36)
  • True bravery is shown by performing without witness what one might be capable of doing before all the world.
  • If the witness is there, they ask for a postponement.
  • However, much of our witness is the attitude we display.
  • The vulnerability of the witness is a certainly valid concern. for more
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