- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||corroborated, corroborates, corroborating
||to support with evidence or testimony; certify the truth of.
The next witness corroborated the young man's story.
- similar words:
- alibi, attest, back, confirm, document, establish, evidence, fortify, substantiate, support, sustain, verify
||authenticate, base, certificate, certify, control, demonstrate, endorse, justify, prove, validate, witness
||corroborative (adj.), corroboratively (adv.), corroboration (n.), corroborator (n.)
The word corroborate
contains the following part:
that means with, together
More about this word part:
The prefix cor-
is an assimilated form of com-
used before roots beginning with "r." See com-