Attestor



to bear witness to; certify; declare to be correct, true, or genuine; declare the truth of, in words or writing, especially affirm in an official capacity:
to attest the truth of a statement.
to give proof or evidence of; manifest:
His works attest his industry.
to put on oath.
to testify or bear witness (often followed by to):
to attest to the reliability of an employee.
Archaic. witness; testimony; .
Historical Examples

I cannot summon Carwin to my bar, and make him the attestor of my innocence, and the accuser of himself.
Wieland; or The Transformation Charles Brockden Brown

verb
(transitive) to affirm the correctness or truth of
when intr, usually foll by to. to witness (an act, event, etc) or bear witness to (an act, event, etc) as by signature or oath
(transitive) to make evident; demonstrate: his life of luxury attests his wealth
(transitive) to provide evidence for: the marks in the ground attested the presence of a fossil
v.

1590s, from Middle French attester (Old French atester, 13c.) “affirm, attest,” from Latin attestari “confirm,” literally “bear witness to,” from ad- “to” (see ad-) + testari “bear witness,” from testis “witness” (see testament). Related: Attested; attesting.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Attf

    attf air toxics task force

  • Attic

    the part of a building, especially of a house, directly under a roof; garret. a room or rooms in an attic. a low story or decorative wall above an entablature or the main cornice of a building. Anatomy. the upper part of the tympanic cavity of the ear. of, relating to, or characteristic of Greece […]



  • Attic base

    (in classical architecture) a base for a column, consisting of an upper and a lower torus separated by a scotia between two fillets.

  • Attic order

    noun a low pilaster of any order set into the cornice of a building



Disclaimer: Attestor definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.