witnesser

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n witnesser someone who sees an event and reports what happened
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Witnesser One who witness.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n witnesser One who gives or bears testimony.
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Usage

In literature:

And thinke you not that I did willingly procure this anguish and sorrow unto you, I call the gods to witnesse.
"The Golden Asse" by Lucius Apuleius
But a man may here ask, what it was whereof these three bare witnesse.
"Leviathan" by Thomas Hobbes
And you are witnesse That this is true which he entreateth of?
"The Spanish Tragedie" by Thomas Kyd
Witnesse my hand and scale this twentieth first day of November, Annoq.
"The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 1" by Rupert Hughes
And thus the two stood, statuesque and lit, surrounded by shadowy witnessers of the discussion.
"The Regent" by E. Arnold Bennett
High God be witnesse, that I guiltlesse ame.
"Spenser's The Faerie Queene, Book I" by Edmund Spenser
Witnesse us selven {ae}t Lundene, thane eghtetenthe day on the monthe of Octobre, in the two and fowertighthe yeare of ure cruninge.
"English Dialects From the Eighth Century to the Present Day" by Walter W. Skeat
Witnesse the examples of Heliogabalus, Sardanapalus, Nero, Sporus, Caius Caligula, and others.
"The Olden Time Series, Vol. 5: Some Strange and Curious Punishments" by Henry M. Brooks
But it is my bodye onely that is violated, my minde God knoweth is giltles, whereof my death shalbe witnesse.
"The Palace of Pleasure, Volume 1" by William Painter
They suffered not an usurer to be witnesse in matters of Law.
"On the Old Road, Vol. 2 (of 2)" by John Ruskin
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In poetry:

"O heavy newes," King James did say;
"Scotland can witnesse bee,
I have not any captaine more
Of such account as hee."
"The More Modern Ballad of Chevy Chace" by Anonymous British
The Priests and rulers all false witnesse seek
'Gainst him, who seeks not life, but is the meek
And readie Paschal Lambe of this great week:
Was ever grief like mine?
"The Sacrifice" by George Herbert
The thing which doth amate, and most anoy my mind,
Is that my hard estate, no remedy can finde.
As one that loathes to liue, and daily calles for death,
These lines to thee I geue, in witnesse of my fayth.
"A Dumpe" by Humfrey Gifford

In science:

We moreover classi´Čüed all product criteria, leading to curved witnesse s, so non-linear witnesses, curved towards the set of separable covariance matrices.
Optimal entanglement witnesses for continuous-variable systems
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