- testimonie (obsolete)
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈtɛstɪmoʊni/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈtɛstɪməni/
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- (law) Statements made by a witness in court.
- Synonym: deposition
- 2012 August 21, Pilkington, Ed, “Death penalty on trial: should Reggie Clemons live or die?”, in The Guardian:
- The Missouri prosecutors' case against Clemons, based partly on incriminating testimony given by his co-defendants, was that Clemons was part of a group of four youths who accosted the sisters on the Chain of Rocks Bridge one dark night in April 1991.
- An account of first-hand experience.
- 1667, John Milton, “Book 6”, in Paradise Lost. A Poem Written in Ten Books, London: […] [Samuel Simmons], […], OCLC 228722708; republished as Paradise Lost in Ten Books: […], London: Basil Montagu Pickering […], 1873, OCLC 230729554:
- [Thou] for the testimony of truth, hast borne / Universal reproach.
- (religion) In a church service (or religious service), a personal account, such as one's conversion, testimony of faith, or life testimony.
- Witness; evidence; proof of some fact.
statement in court
account of first-hand experience
personal account of conversion
witness; evidence; proof of some fact