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Meaning of ATTESTATION

Pronunciation:  `ate'steyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the evidence by which something is attested
  2. [n]  the action of bearing witness
 

ATTESTATION is a 11 letter word that starts with A.

 

 See Also: evidence, testimony

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\At`tes*ta"tion\, n. [L. attestatio: cf. F.
attestation.]
The act of attesting; testimony; witness; a solemn or
official declaration, verbal or written, in support of a
fact; evidence. The truth appears from the attestation of
witnesses, or of the proper officer. The subscription of a
name to a writing as a witness, is an attestation.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: admission, affidavit, affirmation, allegation, assertion, asseveration, attest, authentication, authority, authorization, averment, avouchment, avowal, backing, backing up, bearing out, bill of health, bolstering, buttressing, certificate, certificate of proficiency, certification, circumstantiation, compurgation, confirmation, corroboration, corroboratory evidence, credential, declaration, deposition, diploma, disclosure, documentation, evidence, fortification, instrument in proof, legal evidence, navicert, notarized statement, note, profession, proof, proving, proving out, ratification, reinforcement, sheepskin, statement, statement under oath, strengthening, substantiation, support, supporting evidence, swearing, sworn evidence, sworn statement, sworn testimony, testament, testamur, testimonial, testimonium, testimony, ticket, undergirding, validation, verification, visa, vise, voucher, vouching, warrant, warranty, witness, word
 

 

 

 

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