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Vouch For

What Does "Vouch For" Mean?

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"Vouch for" is an English idiom. It means "to attest to the truth, accuracy, or reliability of something or someone."

Examples in Sentences

Here are three examples of the idiom "vouch for" used in a sentence:
  • I can vouch for his trustworthiness.
  • If you need a reference for the job, I'd be happy to vouch for you.
  • This certificate vouches for the authenticity of the item.
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What Is an Idiom?

An idiom is a commonly used expression whose meaning does not relate to the literal meaning of its words. In other words, if you were to translate "Vouch For" word for word, there is no guarantee the translation would help you to understand the meaning.

An idiom often includes a cultural or historical context that makes it difficult for non-native English speakers to understand. A phrase is classified as an idiom when a direct translation of the words does not reveal the meaning. Most idioms rely on shared knowledge or experiences known only to a specific community.

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