Usage examples for testifies

  1. I will bring you up under oath, and make you tell how this Cigole- this man who testifies against me- once made a certain testimony in Sicily against a certain Langhetti senior, by which that certain Langhetti senior was betrayed to the Government, and was saved only by the folly of two Englishmen, one of whom was this same Despard. – Cord and Creese by James de Mille
  2. The struggle continues for a great length of time; but the history of the world testifies to an innumerable host of individuals who scaled and fell, who started again and again, until at last their conceptions of the Highest Good became a permanent experience and possession of their deepest being. – An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy by W. Tudor Jones
  3. Their incompleteness testifies to something pathetic- the humility of the imperious man before a theme he found to be beyond the reach of human faculty. – The Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti by John Addington Symonds