Ver"i*fy (?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Verified (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Verifying.] [F. vérifier, LL. verificare, from L. verus true + -ficare to make. See Very, and - fy.]


To prove to be true or correct; to establish the truth of; to confirm; to substantiate.

This is verified by a number of examples.

So shalt thou best fulfill, best verify.
The prophets old, who sung thy endless reign.


To confirm or establish the authenticity of by examination or competent evidence; to authenticate; as, to verify a written statement; to verify an account, a pleading, or the like.

To verify our title with their lives.


To maintain; to affirm; to support. [Obs.] Shak.


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