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English definition of “bear sb/sth out”

bear sb/sth out

phrasal verb with bear     /beər/ US  /ber/ verb (bore, borne or US also born)
to support the truth of something: His version of events just isn't borne out by the facts. If you tell them what happened I will bear you out (on it).Proving and disprovingBacking, supporting and defendingDefending and protecting
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