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Engelsk navneord: witness

1. witness (om person) someone who sees an event and reports what happened


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)informant, witnesser


Mindre specifikke termerbeholder, observer, perceiver, percipient, speaker, talker, utterer, verbaliser, verbalizer


Mere specifikke termerattestant, attester, deponent, deposer, testifier

2. witness (om person) a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe spectators applauded the performance.
Television viewers.
Sky watchers discovered a new star.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)looker, spectator, viewer, watcher


Mindre specifikke termerbeholder, observer, perceiver, percipient


Mere specifikke termerbrowser, bystander, cheerer, eyewitness, gawker, looker-on, motion-picture fan, moviegoer, ogler, onlooker, peeper, Peeping Tom, playgoer, rubberneck, rubbernecker, spy, starer, theatergoer, theatregoer, voyeur

3. witness (om kommunikation) testimony by word or deed to your religious faith


Mindre specifikke termertestimony


Mere specifikke termershahadah

4. witness (om person) (law) a person who attests to the genuineness of a document or signature by adding their own signature


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)attestant, attestator, attestor


Mindre specifikke termersignatory, signer


Overordnet emneområdejurisprudence, law

5. witness (om person) (law) a person who testifies under oath in a court of law


Mindre specifikke termerindividual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul


Mere specifikke termeradverse witness, character witness, expert witness, hostile witness, lay witness, material witness


Overordnet emneområdejurisprudence, law


Engelsk udsagnsord: witness

1. witness (om opfattelse) be a witness to


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe witnessed the accident and had to testify in court.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerwatch


Mere specifikke termereyewitness

2. witness (om opfattelse) perceive or be contemporaneous with


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe found Republicans winning the offices.
You'll see a lot of cheating in this school.
The 1960's saw the rebellion of the younger generation against established traditions.
I want to see results.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)find, see


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE


Mindre specifikke termerexperience, go through, see


Mere specifikke termercatch


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningdiscover, find, find out, get a line, get wind, get word, hear, learn, pick up, see









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