Definition of verify (verb)
- confirm the truth of
- "Please verify that the doors are closed"; "verify a claim"
- check or regulate (a scientific experiment) by conducting a parallel experiment or comparing with another standard
- "Are you controlling for the temperature?"
- synonyms: control
- attach or append a legal verification to (a pleading or petition)
- to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
Source: Princeton University Wordnet