Meaning of verify
Pronunciation: (ver'u-fī"), [key]
— -fied, -fy•ing.
- to prove the truth of, as by evidence or testimony; confirm; substantiate: Events verified his prediction.
- to ascertain the truth or correctness of, as by examination, research, or comparison: to verify a spelling.
- to act as ultimate proof or evidence of; serve to confirm.
- to prove or confirm (an allegation).
- to state to be true, esp. in legal use, formally or upon oath.
- verify (Thesaurus)