Root Word of the Day: TESTIMONY

testimony (noun) – evidence or proof; a statement by a witness under oath
BREAKDOWN: TEST- (witness) + -MONY (status or behavior)
— a testimonial is a written recommendation of worth, value, or character

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This word is built on the root TEST-, which means witness.
Common TEST- words include contest, detest, and protest.
More esoteric TEST- words include intestacy and obtest.

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