This page is about the phrasal verb bear out
to show that someone is correct or that something is true
- bear out sb/sth The latest evidence bears out Al Gore's belief that global warming is really happening and that it's a very serious problem.
- bear sb/sth out I've always said that the economic bubble would burst, and my students will bear me out on that.
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