Verify vs Versify - What's the difference?

verify | versify |


In lang=en terms the difference between verify and versify

is that verify is to confirm or test the truth or accuracy of something while versify is to turn (prose) into poetry; rewrite in verse form.

As verbs the difference between verify and versify

is that verify is to substantiate or prove the truth of something while versify is (ambitransitive) to make or compose verses.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

verify

English

Verb

(en-verb)
  • To substantiate or prove the truth of something
  • To confirm or test the truth or accuracy of something
  • (legal) To affirm something formally, under oath
  • Derived terms

    * verification * verifiable * unverified

    versify

    English

    Verb

  • (ambitransitive) to make or compose verses
  • * Dryden
  • I'll versify in spite, and do my best.
  • to tell in verse; deal with in verse form
  • to turn (prose) into poetry; rewrite in verse form
  • Derived terms

    * (l)