Definition of attest


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • attest is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 6 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • attest is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 6 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of attest

  • provide evidence for; stand as proof of; show by one's behavior, attitude, or external attributes (verb)

    Examples

    1. His high fever attested to his illness

    Synonyms

    1. certify
    2. demonstrate
    3. evidence
    4. manifest

  • give testimony in a court of law (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. bear witness
    2. take the stand
    3. testify

  • authenticate, affirm to be true, genuine, or correct, as in an official capacity (verb)

    Examples

    1. I attest this signature

  • establish or verify the usage of (verb)

    Examples

    1. This word is not attested until 1993

See definition of attest in Merriam Webster