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English definition of “bear out something/someone”

bear out something/someone

verb phrasal verb with bear  /beər/ ( past tense bore  /bɔr, boʊr/, past participle borne  /bɔrn, boʊrn/) us  
to support the truth of something, or to support someone's statement or claim: The facts don’t bear out your fears. The evidence so far simply does not bear him out.
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