from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To set forth or verify with circumstances; give detailed proof or description of.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To describe, verify or prove by setting out circumstantial evidence
- v. To place in particular circumstances; to invest with particular accidents or adjuncts.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To place in particular circumstances; to invest with particular accidents or adjuncts.
- transitive v. To prove or confirm by circumstances; to enter into details concerning.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To place in particular circumstances; invest with particular conditions, accidents, or adjuncts.
- To place in a particular condition with regard to power or wealth.
- To confirm by circumstances; establish circumstantially.
- To describe circumstantially; give full or minute details regarding.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. give circumstantial evidence for
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