Definition of Attestation:

  1. Evidence or proof of something.

  2. Broadly speaking, an attestation is a third-party recognition of a documented agreement's validity. Ideally, the person or party acting as the witness of the signing has no professional or personal association with either of the signatories. In some states, this criterion is enforced by state probate law. .

  3. Attestation is the act of witnessing the signing of a formal document and then also signing it to verify that it was properly signed by those bound by its contents. Attestation is a legal acknowledgement of the authenticity of a document and a verification that proper processes were followed.

  4. A statement attached to an audit report that contains the opinion of the auditor regarding the accuracy of a financial statement.

Synonyms of Attestation

Admission, Affidavit, Affirmation, Allegation, Assertion, Asseveration, Attest, Authentication, Authority, Authorization, Averment, Avouchment, Avowal, Backing, Backing up, Bearing out, Bill of health, Bolstering, Buttressing, Certificate, Certificate of proficiency, Certification, Circumstantiation, Compurgation, Confirmation, Corroboration, Corroboratory evidence, Credential, Declaration, Deposition, Diploma, Disclosure, Documentation, Evidence, Fortification, Instrument in proof, Legal evidence, Navicert, Notarized statement, Note, Profession, Proof, Proving, Proving out, Ratification, Reinforcement, Sheepskin, Statement, Statement under oath, Strengthening, Substantiation, Support, Supporting evidence, Swearing, Sworn evidence, Sworn statement, Sworn testimony, Testament, Testamur, Testimonial, Testimonium, Testimony, Ticket, Undergirding, Validation, Verification, Visa, Vise, Voucher, Vouching, Warrant, Warranty, Witness, Word

How to use Attestation in a sentence?

  1. Their vocabulary is no attestation to your value as a parent.

Meaning of Attestation & Attestation Definition