vt (-fies, -fying, -fied)
- 1.1 [facts/claim/truth/death] certificar* this is to certify that … por la presente certifico que or doy fe de que … experts have certified the coins as genuine los expertos han certificado la autenticidad de las monedasMore example sentences1.2 (declare insane) (usu pass) declarar demente he should be certified! [colloquial/familiar] ¡está para que lo encierren! [familiar/colloquial], está más loco que una cabra [familiar/colloquial]
More example sentences1.3 (license) (AmE) he isn't certified to teach in this state no está habilitado para ejercer la docencia en este estado 1.4
- He certifies the statements made above are correct and complete.
- He was certified dead at Fairfield General Hospital.
- The man, in his early 20s, was certified dead at the scene.
(certified past p)(AmE) certificado certified accountant (BrE) contador titulado, contadora titulada (m,f) (AmL) , contable titulado, contable titulada (m,f) (Esp) certified check cheque (m) certificado or conformado certified mail correo (m) certificado certified milk leche (f) con garantía sanitaria certified public accountant (AmE) contador público, contadora pública (m,f) (AmL) , censor jurado, censora jurada (m,f) de cuentas (Esp)
- With the exception of those who can be certified insane, these homeless people cannot be detained anywhere against their will.
- My husband and I have been happily married for 27 years and are known to be certified insane.
- Only four of the eighteen are, or have been, certified insane.
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