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Definition of "corroborate" [cor•rob•o•rate]

  • To strengthen or support with other evidence; make more certain. See Synonyms at confirm. (verb-transitive)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "corroborate" in a sentence
  • "These terms corroborate and identify themselves with the most ancient of traditionary customs, long ere princes had monopolised the surface of coined money with their own images and superscriptions."
  • "Collaborate/Corroborate: To collaborate is to work closely with others; to corroborate is to confirm the truth of something."
  • "* '' 'Collaborate/Corroborate' '': To collaborate is to work closely with others; to corroborate is to confirm the truth of something."