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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Show to be right by providing justification or proof; Clear of accusation, blame, suspicion, or doubt with supporting proof; Maintain, uphold, or defend.

Usage examples (35)
  • Great men are those who have had noble purposes to achieve, great tasks to perform or mighty causes to vindicate.
  • vindicate a claim
  • vindicate the rights of the citizens
  • How does float within the MOE "vindicate" the McCain campaign that last's poll was an outlier? for more
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