vouch for


vouch for
index accredit, affirm (uphold), assure (insure), attest, authorize, avouch (guarantee), bear (adduce), certify (attest), confirm, corroborate, cosign, depose (testify), guarantee, indorse, recommend, side, sponsor, support (corroborate), underwrite, verify (swear), witness (attest to)

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  • 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 …   New idioms dictionary

  • 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,… …   English dictionary

  • 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… …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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 …   English dictionary

  • 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 …   Thesaurus of popular words

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

  • vouch for — assert or confirm the truth or accuracy of. → vouch …   English new terms dictionary

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

  • 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 …   New idioms dictionary

  • 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: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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