bear out


bear out

verb

Definition of BEAR OUT

to give evidence or testimony to the truth or factualness of <the newly discovered papers bore out the rumors about the president's personal life>
Related Words avouch, back (up), testify (to), vouch (for), witness; guarantee, warrant; affirm, assert, aver, avow, declare, profess; demonstrate, document, establish, prove, reinforce (also reenforce)
Antonyms disprove, rebut, refute

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