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American English: /əˈtɛst/
British English: /əˈtɛst/

Translation of attest in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1 (certify)
    dar fe de
    Example sentences
    • Skaters desirous of taking part in trials should bring their birth certificates duly attested by principals of their respective schools.
    • They had no intention to verify or attest the Deceased's signature.
    • Participants must be present at the venue with bona fide certificates attested by their school head master or principals.
  • 2 (be proof of)
    Example sentences
    • Compaq's growth, in particular, is attested by anecdotal evidence from industry.
    • Substantial evidence now attests to the extent of doctors' unhappiness with the state of their relationships with managers.
    • No certain archaeological evidence exists to attest these invasions, and there is still much uncertainty about the route taken and places visited.
  • 3 (put on oath)
    poner bajo juramento
  • 4
    also: attested past participle
    (British English)
    certificado ((libre de enfermedades etc))

intransitive verb

  • (be evidence)to attest to something
    dar fe de algo
    atestiguar algo
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