(British witness box)
Definition of witness stand in English:
The place in a court where a witness stands to give evidence.
- They involve each claimant getting into the witness box and giving evidence as to what happened to them.
- His evidence in the witness box that these references to a loan were ‘ironic’ cannot be accepted.
- Yesterday, Hughes went into the witness box at Nottingham Crown Court to support his own not guilty plea.
Definition of witness stand in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan