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corroborateverb [ T ]

uk /kəˈrɒb.ə.reɪt/ us /kəˈrɑː.bə.reɪt/ formal
adjective uk /kəˈrɒb.ər.eɪ.tɪŋ/ us /kəˈrɑː.bə.reɪ.t̬ɪŋ/ also corroborative, uk /kəˈrɒb.ər.ə.tɪv/ /kəˈrɑː.bɚ.ə.t̬ɪv/

corroborating evidence/reports
noun [ U ] uk /kəˌrɒb.əˈreɪ.ʃən/ us /kəˌrɑː.bəˈreɪ.ʃən/

Without corroboration from forensic tests, it will be difficult to prove that the suspect is guilty.

(Definition of “corroborate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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corroborateverb [ T ]

us /kəˈrɑb·əˌreɪt/

to add information in support of an idea, opinion, or statement:

Recent research seems to corroborate the theory.
noun [ U ] us /kəˌrɑb·əˈreɪ·ʃən/

She accused him without corroboration of any kind.

(Definition of “corroborate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)