evidence


evidence (http://definr.com/evidence)

     n 1: your basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to
          base belief; "the evidence that smoking causes lung
          cancer is very compelling" [syn: grounds]
     2: an indication that makes something evident; "his trembling
        was evidence of his fear"
     3: (law) all the means by which any alleged matter of fact
        whose truth is investigated at judicial trial is
        established or disproved
     v 1: provide evidence for; stand as proof of; "His high fever
          attested to his illness"; "The buildings in Rome
          manifest a high level of architectural sophistication"
          [syn: attest, certify, manifest, demonstrate]
     2: provide evidence for; "The blood test showed that he was the
        father"; "Her behavior testified to her incompetence"
        [syn: testify, bear witness, prove, show]
     3: give evidence; "he was telling on all his former colleague"
        [syn: tell]