“No sooner had he dropped the 11th-hour witness on our doorstep than he whisked him away,” writes Ashton.
She is said by one witness to have appeared extremely intoxicated.
witness the Obama administration throwing our nation's intelligence community under the bus, so to say.
c.1300, from witness (n.). Related: Witnessed; witnessing.
More than one witness was required in criminal cases (Deut. 17:6; 19:15). They were the first to execute the sentence on the condemned (Deut. 13:9; 17:7; 1 Kings 21:13; Matt. 27:1; Acts 7:57, 58). False witnesses were liable to punishment (Deut. 19:16-21). It was also an offence to refuse to bear witness (Lev. 5:1).