Verify

Definition of Verify

Ver´i`fy   Pronunciation: vĕr´ĭ`fī
v. t.1.To prove to be true or correct; to establish the truth of; to confirm; to substantiate.
[imp. & p. p. Verified ; p. pr. & vb. n. Verifying.]
This is verified by a number of examples.
- Bacon.
So shalt thou best fulfill, best verify.
The prophets old, who sung thy endless reign.
- Milton.
2.To confirm or establish the authenticity of by examination or competent evidence; to authenticate; as, to verify a written statement; to verify an account, a pleading, or the like.
To verify our title with their lives.
- Shak.
3.To maintain; to affirm; to support.

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