Definition of validate
2 a : to support or corroborate on a sound or authoritative basis <experiments designed to validate the hypothesis> b : to recognize, establish, or illustrate the worthiness or legitimacy of <validate his concerns>
Examples of validate in a sentence
The court validated the contract.
A judge still needs to validate the election.
Customs officers validated our passports.
The decline in sales only validated our concerns.
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Definition of validate for Students
1 : to have legal force or effect
2 : to prove to be true, worthy, or justified
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