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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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