Affidavit - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌæfəˈdeɪvɪt|  American pronunciation of the word affidavit
Brit.  |ˌafɪˈdeɪvɪt|  British pronunciation of the word affidavit

noun

- written declaration made under oath; a written statement sworn to be true before someone legally authorized to administer an oath

Examples

We have a signed affidavit stating that the two men were seen entering the building.

The lawyer filed an affidavit on behalf of her client.

Word forms

noun
singular: affidavit
plural: affidavits
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