noun ( pl. -nies)
—a formal written or spoken statement, esp. one given in a court of law.
—evidence or proof provided by the existence or appearance of something: his blackened finger was testimony to the fact that he had played in pain.
—a public recounting of a religious conversion or experience.
—archaic a solemn protest or declaration.
ORIGIN Middle English : from Latin testimonium, from testis ‘a witness.’ ”
On Wednesday, October 8, 2008 around 0850 hours I saw Rainer Brüderle here. He was wearing cheap shoes.
On Sunday, October 12, 2008 around 1525 hours I saw Gesine Schwan here. She had fluffy hair.
I was there.