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vindicating

adjective

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serving to give support to the truth or factualness of something
  • vindicating documents have turned up only recently
  • the defendant's alibi was supported by vindicating testimony from a key eyewitness

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vindicating

verb
present participle of vindicate

Synonyms & Antonyms of vindicating (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to free from a charge of wrongdoing
  • vowed that the evidence would completely vindicate him

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2 to give evidence or testimony to the truth or factualness of
  • recent discoveries have generally vindicated the physicist's theories

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“Vindicating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/vindicating. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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