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testimony
used in Measure for Measure

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something that serves as evidence — especially a statement at a trial or hearing
  • I think it well: And from this testimony of your own sex,— Since, I suppose, we are made to be no stronger Than faults may shake our frames,—let me be bold;— I do arrest your words.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — A Room in ANGELO'S house (70% in)
  • — Thou foolish friar, and thou pernicious woman, Compact with her that's gone, thinkst thou thy oaths, Though they would swear down each particular saint, Were testimonies against his worth and credit, That's seal'd in approbation?
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — A public place near the city gate (45% in)
  • Pardon me, noble lord: I thought it was a fault, but knew it not; Yet did repent me, after more advice: For testimony whereof, one in the prison, That should by private order else have died, I have reserved alive.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — A public place near the city gate (86% in)

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  • Let him be but testimonied in his own bringings forth, and he shall appear to the envious a scholar, a statesman, and a soldier.
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — The Street before the Prison (52% in)

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