Definition of Evidence


  • (law) all the means by which any alleged matter of fact whose truth is investigated at judicial trial is established or disproved
  • an indication that makes something evident
    "his trembling was evidence of his fear"
  • your basis for belief or disbelief
    knowledge on which to base belief
    "the evidence that smoking causes lung cancer is very compelling"


  • give evidence
    "he was telling on all his former colleague"
  • provide evidence for
    "The blood test showed that he was the father"
    "Her behavior testified to her incompetence"
    - bear witness
  • provide evidence for
    stand as proof of
    show by one's behavior, attitude, or external attributes
    "His high fever attested to his illness"
    "The buildings in Rome manifest a high level of architectural sophistication"
    "This decision demonstrates his sense of fairness"
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Unscramble evidence

85 unscramble word found using the letters evidence.

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