Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. witen, pres. ich wot, wat, I know (wot), imp. wiste, AS. witan, pres. wāt, imp. wiste, wisse,; akin to OFries. wita, OS. witan, D. weten, G. wissen, OHG. wizzan, Icel. vita, Sw. veta, Dan. vide, Goth. witan, to observe, wait, I know, Russ. vidiete, to see, L. videre, Gr., Skr. vid, to know, learn; cf. Skr. vid, to find. . Cf. History Idea Idol -oid Twit Veda Vision Wise (a.) & (n.) Wot
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. wit, from the verb above.
Perhaps this man has seen Joseph, or talked with Jacob, or witnessed the wonders of the exodus.
"Pilgrimage from the Alps to the Tiber" by James Aitken Wylie
Six Venetian noblemen were judges, though there were many other witnesses of the feat.
"A Man's Value to Society" by Newell Dwight Hillis
But somehow Helene kept herself calm and strong after witnessing Henri's terrible death.
"Shaman" by Robert Shea
You know you will have to be a witness?
"The Macdermots of Ballycloran" by Anthony Trollope
There is the story of a spirit, "which," says he who wrote it to me, "I no more doubt the truth of than if I had been a witness of it.
"The Phantom World" by Augustin Calmet
There must be witnesses also.
"Victor's Triumph" by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
But with the naming of the next witness a stir of interest ran sharply around the room.
"The Shepherd of the North" by Richard Aumerle Maher
Little gleams of his underlying purpose which his levity masked, struck Joe from time to time, setting his wits on guard.
"The Bondboy" by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
But when a witness has been indicated, the witness must speak.
"The Landleaguers" by Anthony Trollope
And he made the mistake of trying to wield his wits a little.
"The Missourian" by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
The witness Rebecca caught sight of it at the same time, and uttered a loud scream.
"The Queen Against Owen" by Allen Upward
Nobody else, among the witnesses, did anything but agree with Lennox's account up to this point.
"James VI and the Gowrie Mystery" by Andrew Lang
Fortunately, King Charles's wit warranted its observation.
"Mistress Nell" by George C. Hazelton, Jr.
Are not three witnesses readily found, especially to witness a falsehood?
"La Sorcière: The Witch of the Middle Ages" by Jules Michelet
This might lead one to suppose that her answers were the haphazard replies of a half-witted woman.
"A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718" by Wallace Notestein
That such a witness exists I have no doubt.
"Hand and Ring" by Anna Katharine Green
Rarely had Jane witnessed so beautiful a view as that which met her sight the following morning, when she drew up her blind.
"Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles" by Mrs. Henry Wood
The thing which puzzled my wits was to remember the addresses of my acquaintances: No.
"Jonathan and His Continent" by Max O'Rell
Now let us hear what Hamilton, an unwilling, but an honest witness, says on this subject.
"Memoirs of Service Afloat, During the War Between the States" by Raphael Semmes
I wish I had space to tell you of other tragedies of women I witnessed while I was on that board.
"My Own Story" by Emmeline Pankhurst
Assure my conscience of her part
In the Redeemer's blood
And bear thy witness with my heart,
That I am born of God.
"Hymn 144" by Isaac Watts
'He told it out with great loud eyes--
Men have such little wit!
His sin I ever will chastise
Because I gave him it.
"A Girl's Sin - In Her Eyes" by Francis Thompson
You have witnessed many sorrows,
On your flight across the skies,
As you chase the silver twilight
When the golden sunset dies.
"The Four Winds" by R S Ward
Did we not witness in the life of thee
And feel, when with thee, that thy footsteps trod
An everlasting road?
"Within The Gate" by John Greenleaf Whittier
"A hand, he saw not, dragg'd him on,
The voice within had call'd his name !
And he told all he witnessed
At the Oracle of flame !
"The Prophetess Of The Oracle Of Seam" by Anne Bannerman
Just as clearly and distinctly,
I have seen another time
The same things that now I witness,
And 'twas but a dream.
"Life Is A Dream - Act III" by Denis Florence MacCarthy
Witnesses say 3 civilians dead.
CNN's Mike Schulder witnesses a fierce firefight in Fallujah.
A large crowd witnesses the bat child's antics.
Heather McClintock's Photos Bear Witness to Uganda's Long Civil War.
Photojournalists gave their lives to bear witness .
12-year-old witnesses father, Chris Belcher, "strangling" his wife, Gwendolyn Belcher .
Disgraced former TV reporter Rob Koebel was a key witness in Dan SabanÂ's recent trial.
A 53-year-old man was injured after witnesses say he fell from Belvedere Castle in Central Park Monday.
As God is My Witness.
David Staffeldt, EAA 570227/Warbirds of America 551902, witnessed the recovery and provided a firsthand account, along with these exclusive photos.
Witnesses describe 'massacre' in city under siege.
Witnesses said they heard screams for help coming from a home on Avenue 20 1/2 near Road 26 in Madera County.
He occassionally watches the witnesses.
Defense attorneys presented a new witness who supports previous testimony from another witness that four drug dealers committed the crimes instead of Bower.
A Reno County judge threw out a witness who was acting unruly during a murder trial on Tuesday.
The tree T on K and the map σ witness that K D is iterable (in L[x† ], and hence in V ).
A simple proof of \Sigma^1_3 correctness of K
Lyapunov function witnessing positive recurrence is available.
Computing stationary probability distributions and large deviation rates for constrained random walks. The undecidability results
Let f ∈ E q(X1)k and let g be the k -cell and h, h′ be the (k + 1)-cells which must witness this property as in deﬁnition 39.
Weak Omega Categories I
These authors suggest that we are witnessing the formation of a nucleus.
Evidence for a warm ISM in Fornax dEs - II. FCC032, FCC206 and FCCB729
Afterwards, a ﬁrst partial sky surveying will be started wit h it.
A Prototype for the PASS Permanent All Sky Survey
Their optimality can be witnessed on different types of matrices.
Sampling from large matrices: an approach through geometric functional analysis
Bergshoeff, M. de Roo, B. de Wit, and P. van Nieuwenhuizen, “Ten-dimensional Maxwell-Einstein supergravity, its currents, and the issue of its auxiliary ﬁelds,” Nucl.
Basics of M-Theory
Gabriel Lopes Cardoso, Bernard de Wit, and Thomas Mohaupt.
Black hole entropy and topological strings on generalized CY manifolds
Suppose that G has f sg, witnessed by p and M0, and let X ⊆ G be deﬁnable.
Groups, measures, and the NIP
Generalized WIT ob jects. A key concept in Fourier-Mukai theory is that of an ob ject satisfying the Weak Index Theorem, generalizing terminology introduced by Mukai [Muk] in the context of abelian varieties.
GV-sheaves, Fourier-Mukai transform, and Generic Vanishing
We also say that t and t′ witness (i, a, b) meaning that (t, t′ ) witnesses (i, a, b).
Generalized Majority-Minority Operations are Tractable
Let R ⊆ N × N be a witnessing binary relation.
Modal languages for topology: expressivity and definability
See, for example, B. de Wit, Supergravity, [arXiv:hep-th/0212245].
String Theory: A Theory of Unification
Since e preserves the composition of maps, we can view e as a covariant functor between the category of de ﬁnable sets wit h de ﬁnable maps, and the category of sets. 4.2 Remark.
Last 10 years have witnessed a rapid advancement in the studies of complex networks.
Random matrix analysis of complex networks