vindicate


vindicate

verb

Definition of VINDICATE

1
to free from a charge of wrongdoing <vowed that the evidence would completely vindicate him>
2
to give evidence or testimony to the truth or factualness of <recent discoveries have generally vindicated the physicist's theories>
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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