confirm, corroborate, sustain, substantiate, support, affirm(verb)
establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts
"his story confirmed my doubts"; "The evidence supports the defendant"
give evidence for
corroborate, underpin, bear out, support(verb)
support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm
"The stories and claims were born out by the evidence"
To confirm, strengthen or support something with additional evidence; to attest or vouch.
to make strong, or to give additional strength to; to strengthen
to make more certain; to confirm; to establish
Origin: [L. corroboratus, p. p. of corroborare to corroborate; cor- + roborare to strengthen, robur strength. See Robust.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kor-ob′o-rāt, v.t. to confirm: to make more certain.—adjs. Corrob′orant, Corrob′orative, tending to confirm.—n. that which corroborates.—ns. Corroborā′tion, confirmation; Corrob′orator.—adj. Corrob′oratory, corroborative. [L. cor, inten., and roborāre, -ātum, to make strong. See Robust.]
The numerical value of Corroborate in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of Corroborate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of Corroborate in a Sentence
He just doesn’t believe [the claim], there is nothing to corroborate her claim.
I can see why they want to get off of zero, but the economy just hasn't really been able to corroborate.
The four witnesses she named could not corroborate any of the events of that evening gathering where she says the assault occurred.
What we know for sure is the FBI report did not corroborate any of the allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh. And the second thing we know for sure is that there's no way anything we did would satisfy the Democrats.
As part of this investigation, The FBI has interviewed at least eight witnesses, and received documents from Iraq, which corroborate Ameen's involvement with AQI and ISIS, including the murder that is alleged in the extradition request.
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- подкрепям, потвърждавамBulgarian
- bestätigen, untermauern, bekräftigen, stützenGerman
- co-niartey, co-niartagheyManx
- подкреплять, подтверждатьRussian
- bekräfta, styrka, bestyrkaSwedish
- delille desteklemekTurkish
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