acknowledge openly
index bear (adduce), testify

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  • openly — adv. Openly is used with these adjectives: ↑abusive, ↑aggressive, ↑contemptuous, ↑critical, ↑defiant, ↑dismissive, ↑gay, ↑hostile, ↑opposed Openly is used with these verbs: ↑accuse, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

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  • testify — tes·ti·fy / tes tə ˌfī/ vb fied, fy·ing [Latin testificari, from testis witness] vi: to make a solemn declaration under oath or affirmation for the purpose of establishing a fact: give testimony vt: to declare in testimony tes·ti·fi·er n Merriam… …   Law dictionary

  • bear — / bar/ vb bore / bōr/, borne, / bōrn/, also, born vt 1: to physically carry (as an object or message) the right of the people to keep and bear arms U.S. Constitution amend. II …   Law dictionary

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  • Liversidge v. Anderson — [1942] A.C. 206 is an important and landmark case in English law which concerned the relationship between the courts and the state, and in particular the assistance that the judiciary should give to the executive in times of national emergency.… …   Wikipedia

  • testify — testifier, n. /tes teuh fuy /, v., testified, testifying. v.i. 1. to bear witness; give or afford evidence. 2. Law. to give testimony under oath or solemn affirmation, usually in court. 3. to make solemn declaration. v.t. 4. to bear witness to;… …   Universalium

  • testify — tes•ti•fy [[t]ˈtɛs təˌfaɪ[/t]] v. fied, fy•ing 1) to bear witness; give evidence 2) law to give testimony under oath, usu. in court 3) to make solemn declaration 4) to bear witness to; attest 5) to give or afford evidence of in any manner 6) law… …   From formal English to slang

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