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bear out

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  1. corroborate, underpin, bear out, supportverb

    support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm

    "The stories and claims were born out by the evidence"


  1. bear outverb

    To corroborate, prove, or confirm; to demonstrate; to provide evidence for.


  1. bear out

    "Bear out" is a phrase that means to confirm, substantify, verify or support a claim, theory, or idea. It is typically used when evidence is found that proves or validates a particular statement is true.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bear out in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bear out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of bear out in a Sentence

  1. Jess Morales Rocketto:

    Many campaigns don't even bother investing enough to contest for those voters, you're seeing the fruits of that labor bear out.

  2. Councilmember Shook:

    My constituents don't compare Zone 2 crime stats to Zone 5 crime stats. They are human beings. They compare how they feel now about crime and how they think they remember feeling about crime 10 years ago, and I will tell you, statistics bear out the fact that their instincts and feelings are correct. Things are much worse here, relatively speaking, than they were 10 years ago.

  3. Michael Ryan:

    Humans tend to mirror image – we equate our understanding of our army with their understanding of their army. But history does n’t bear out that they conduct their military affairs the same way we do.

  4. Sheriff Chris Nocco:

    He was like Yogi bear out there eating their leftovers.

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