corroboration


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Synonyms for corroboration

Synonyms for corroboration

Synonyms for corroboration

confirmation that some fact or statement is true through the use of documentary evidence

References in classic literature ?
The lady's story certainly seems to be corroborated, if it needed corroboration, by every detail which we see before us.
And yet the lady's story was complete, the maid's corroboration was sufficient, the detail was fairly exact.
Go to him and ask him, face to face, how your father died, declare yourself, press for all particulars, seek even for corroboration of his word.
He nodded his head now and then--more in corroboration of an old and worn-out story, it appeared, than in refutation of it; and once or twice threw back his hat, and passed his freckled hand over a brow, where every furrow he had ploughed seemed to have set its image in little.
Beyond a corroboration of his meteorological statement you would better not venture.
Crisparkle, in utter amazement, looked at Helena for corroboration, and met in her expressive face full corroboration, and a plea for advice.
If you, who hold the clue to all, want corroboration (which you do not), the means are easy.
He too, with the world a wide heath before him, enjoyed the meal - again in corroboration of the magnates, as exemplifying the utter want of calculation on the part of these people, sir.
Sikes himself would have fully confirmed these symptoms, if they had stood in any need of corroboration.
I mention it now, only as a corroboration (though I hope it may be needless) of my being free from the sordid design attributed to me.
Allen, the housekeeper, was, so far as it went, a corroboration of that of her fellow servant.
The perception that's been given is corroboration is a doctrine which is outmoded but I'd say that's incorrect because for years the court has had to look at the doctrine of corroboration.
57) In another case, the fact that the defendant "was sweating profusely and appeared to be agitated" contributed to the corroboration of an anonymous report that someone had been shot.
Sacramento County District Attorney Jan Scully told reporters Wednesday that new evidence that has surfaced recently provides additional corroboration to Hearst's allegations.
The JICA said it will dispatch Ryuta Suzuki, 24, a member of the NGO Corroboration Center for Hanshin Quake Rehabilitation in Kobe, to Turkey for about three months to assist people living in temporary housing units.