HyperDic: substantiate

English > 4 senses of the word substantiate:
VERBcognitionsubstantiate, confirm, corroborate, sustain, support, affirmestablish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts
stativesubstantiate, incarnate, body forth, embodyrepresent in bodily form
creationsubstantiate, realize, realise, actualize, actualisemake real or concrete
changesubstantiatesolidify, firm, or strengthen
substantiate > pronunciation
Soundssahbstae'nchiyey.t; sahbstae'nshiyey.t
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > substantiate: 4 senses > verb 1, cognition
MeaningEstablish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymsconfirm, corroborate, sustain, support, affirm
Narrowerback, back upEstablish as valid or genuine
documentsupport or supply with references
prove, demonstrate, establish, show, shewEstablish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment / experiment
validateprove valid
verifyconfirm the truth of
vouchGive supporting evidence
Oppositenegate, contradictprove negative
Spanishcomprobar, confirmar, constatar, corroborar, ratificar, reafirmar, revalidar, sustanciar
Catalanconfirmar, constatar, corroborar, reafirmar
Adjectivessubstantiativeserving to support or corroborate / corroborate / corroborate
Nounssubstantiationthe act of validating
substantiationadditional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct
English > substantiate: 4 senses > verb 2, stative
Meaningrepresent in bodily form.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example "The painting substantiates the feelings of the artist"
Synonymsincarnate, body forth, embody
BroaderbeHave the quality of being
Spanishencarnar, materializar, personificar, representar
English > substantiate: 4 senses > verb 3, creation
Meaningmake real or concrete; give reality or substance to.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"our ideas must be substantiated into actions"
Synonymsrealize, realise, actualize, actualise
Narrowerexpressmanifest the effects of (a gene or genetic trait)
incarnatemake concrete and real
Broadermake, createmake or cause to be or to become
Spanishactualizar, advertir, realizar, sustanciar
Catalanadonar-se, advertir
English > substantiate: 4 senses > verb 4, change
Meaningsolidify, firm, or strengthen.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"The president's trip will substantiate good relations with the former enemy country"
Broaderstrengthen, beef up, fortifymake strong or stronger

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