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  • 1 vouch for — (something) to support the truth of something. An accountant must vouch for the accuracy of any financial report. I ve known him for years and can vouch for his honesty …

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  • 2 vouch for — index accredit, affirm (uphold), assure (insure), attest, authorize, avouch (guarantee) …

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  • 3 vouch for — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms vouch for : present tense I/you/we/they vouch for he/she/it vouches for present participle vouching for past tense vouched for past participle vouched for 1) vouch for something to say that something is true,… …

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  • 4 vouch for — [verb] 1. guarantee, answer for, certify, give assurance of, stand witness, swear to 2. confirm, affirm, assert, attest to, support, uphold * * * vouch for [phrasal verb] vouch for (someone or something) : to say that (someone or something) is… …

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  • 5 vouch for — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you say that you can or will vouch for someone, you mean that you can guarantee their good behaviour. [V P n] Kim s mother agreed to vouch for Maria and get her a job. 2) PHRASAL VERB If you say that you can vouch for something …

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  • 6 vouch for — I can vouch for his honesty Syn: attest to, confirm, affirm, verify, swear to, testify to, bear out, back up, support, stick up for, go to bat for, corroborate, substantiate, prove, uphold, sponsor, give credence to, endorse, certify …

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  • 7 vouch for — verb To affirm the truth or reliability of. Let him in. Ill vouch for him. See Also: voucher …

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  • 8 vouch for — assert or confirm the truth or accuracy of. → vouch …

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  • 9 ˈvouch for sb — phrasal verb to say that you believe that someone is good and will behave well in future …

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  • 10 vouch for something — vouch for (something) to support the truth of something. An accountant must vouch for the accuracy of any financial report. I ve known him for years and can vouch for his honesty …

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  • 11 vouch for somebody — ˈvouch for sb/sth derived (formal) to say that you believe that sb will behave well and that you will be responsible for their actions • Are you willing to vouch for him? • I can vouch for her ability to work hard. Main entry: ↑ …

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  • 12 vouch for as genuine — index certify (attest) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 13 ˈvouch for sth — phrasal verb to say that something is true, correct, or good …

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  • 14 vouch for something — …

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  • 15 vouch — for …

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  • 16 vouch — [vautʃ] v vouch for / [vouch for sb/sth] phr v [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: vocher to state, call as a witness , from Latin vocare; VOCATION] 1.) to say that you firmly believe that something is true or good because of your experience… …

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  • 17 vouch — [ vautʃ ] verb vouch for phrasal verb transitive 1. ) vouch for something to say that something is true, correct, or good based on your own knowledge or experience: We can vouch for the software everyone here uses it. 2. ) vouch for someone to… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 Vouch by Reference — provides a mechanism for some entity (an email certification provider) to tell a receiving mail system about the reputation of a sender of email. It is intended to become a standard way for email certification providers to vouch for outbound… …

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  • 19 vouch — [vouch] vt. [ME vouchen < OFr vocher < L vocare, to call < vox,VOICE] 1. to uphold by demonstration or evidence 2. Archaic a) to attest or affirm b) to cite in support of one s views or actions 3. in old English law, to call (a person) …

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  • 20 Vouch — Vouch, v. i. 1. To bear witness; to give testimony or full attestation. [1913 Webster] He will not believe her until the elector of Hanover shall vouch for the truth of what she has . . . affirmed. Swift. [1913 Webster] 2. To assert; to aver; to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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