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Synonyms for evidence
ˈɛv ɪ dəns

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. evidence

    Demonstration, in the strict and proper sense, is the highest form of proof, and gives the most absolute certainty, but can not be applied outside of pure mathematics or other strictly deductive reasoning; there can be proof and certainty, however, in matters that do not admit of demonstration. A conclusion is the absolute and necessary result of the admission of certain premises; an inference is a probable conclusion toward which known facts, statements, or admissions point, but which they do not absolutely establish; sound premises, together with their necessary conclusion, constitute a demonstration. Evidence is that which tends to show a thing to be true; in the widest sense, as including self-evidence or consciousness, it is the basis of all knowledge. Proof in the strict sense is complete, irresistible evidence; as, there was much evidence against the accused, but not amounting to proof of guilt. Moral certainty is a conviction resting on such evidence as puts a matter beyond reasonable doubt, while not so irresistible as demonstration. Compare HYPOTHESIS; INDUCTION.

    Synonyms:
    certainty, conclusion, consequence, deduction, demonstration, induction, inference, proof

Princeton's WordNet

  1. evidence, groundsnoun

    your basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to base belief

    "the evidence that smoking causes lung cancer is very compelling"

    Synonyms:
    yard, curtilage, grounds, reason, cause

  2. evidencenoun

    an indication that makes something evident

    "his trembling was evidence of his fear"

    Synonyms:
    grounds

  3. evidenceverb

    (law) all the means by which any alleged matter of fact whose truth is investigated at judicial trial is established or disproved

    Synonyms:
    grounds

  4. attest, certify, manifest, demonstrate, evidenceverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    licence, certify, demo, testify, license, march, prove, take the stand, demonstrate, attest, bear witness, shew, indorse, present, exhibit, establish, tell, endorse, manifest, show

  5. testify, bear witness, prove, evidence, showverb

    provide evidence for

    "The blood test showed that he was the father"; "Her behavior testified to her incompetence"

    Synonyms:
    attest, express, rise, leaven, demo, try, exhibit, register, show, testify, establish, depict, test, try out, tell, present, read, point, examine, indicate, take the stand, record, picture, certify, usher, designate, essay, raise, render, evince, prove, shew, turn out, demonstrate, manifest, show up, turn up, bear witness

  6. tell, evidenceverb

    give evidence

    "he was telling on all his former colleague"

    Synonyms:
    distinguish, demonstrate, recite, certify, differentiate, testify, say, recount, prove, tell, state, bear witness, narrate, assure, severalise, enjoin, severalize, secernate, secern, tell apart, separate, order, manifest, show, attest

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. evidencenoun

    Synonyms:
    testimony, proof, ground of belief

  2. evidenceverb

    Synonyms:
    prove, elucidate, demonstrate, show, manifest, evince, make manifest, make clear

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Evidence":

    Évidence, Michael Perretta, EV, Mr. Slow Flow, The Weatherman

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. EVIDENCE

    Synonyms:
    Evidence for Interferon Dose Effect: European-North American Comparative Efficacy

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How to use evidence in a sentence?

  1. Charles Krauthammer:

    We don’t know if she has the evidence, because the report has been given to her confidentially in the investigation. So we don’t know what happened inside the van, we don’t know what she was told happened inside the van.

  2. Terry Pratchett, Jingo:

    It could not be happening because this sort of thing did not happen. Any contradictory evidence could be safely ignored.

  3. Mark Ruffalo:

    There is not a single shred of evidence to anything Trump is claiming, its all lies and its not going to go anywhere with the courts he has lost all but one lawsuit because he has no credible claims.

  4. anonymous:

    If at first you don't succeed, destroy all the evidence that you have tried.

  5. Special Counsel Carolyn Lerner:

    The failure to take appropriate discipline, when presented with clear evidence of misconduct, can undermine accountability, impede progress, and discourage whistleblowers from coming forward.

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Translations for evidence

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  • دليلArabic
  • доказвам, доказателствоBulgarian
  • প্রমাণBengali
  • důkazCzech
  • bevise, godtgøre, vidne, vidneudsagn, bevisDanish
  • Beweis, Indiz, BeweismittelGerman
  • απόδειξη, πειστήριο, τεκμήριο, κατάθεσηGreek
  • evidencia, evidenciar, pruebaSpanish
  • شواهدPersian
  • näyttää, näyttö, todistusaineisto, osoitus, todiste, osoittaaFinnish
  • preuveFrench
  • fianaiseIrish
  • fianais, dearbhadhScottish Gaelic
  • प्रमाण, साक्ष्यHindi
  • bizonyítékHungarian
  • proba, prova, evidentiar, evidentiaInterlingua
  • provaItalian
  • 証拠Japanese
  • taunakitanga, tohu taunaki, taunakiMāori
  • buktiMalay
  • bewijs, bewijsmateriaalDutch
  • bevis, bevismateriale, evidens, bevise, vitneutsagn, vitne, vitneforklaringNorwegian
  • dowódPolish
  • evidênciaPortuguese
  • свидетельство, улика, доказательствоRussian
  • प्रमाण, साक्ष्यSanskrit
  • bevis, bevisning, bevismaterialSwedish
  • ஆதாரங்கள்Tamil
  • సాక్షాధారము, సాక్ష్యంTelugu
  • หลักฐาน, ข้อพิสูจน์Thai
  • свідченняUkrainian
  • 证据Chinese

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