evidence
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evidence(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (proof)
a. las pruebas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There is considerable evidence that global warming is real.Hay muchas pruebas de que el calentamiento global es real.
2. (legal)
a. las pruebas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(proof)
His attorney presented little evidence in his favor.Su abogado presentó pocas pruebas a su favor.
b. la declaración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(testimony)
The trial will collapse when the coroner gives his evidence.El juicio acabará cuando el médico forense preste declaración.
c. el testimonio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(testimony)
We've been asked to give evidence at the trial.Nos pidieron que prestemos testimonio en el juicio.
3. (clue)
a. el indicio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There is some evidence that the judge was bribed.Existen indicios de que el juez fue sobornado.
b. la señal
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The rain is evidence that God heard our prayer.La lluvia es una señal de que Dios escuchó nuestras plegarias.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to demonstrate)
a. evidenciar
The ruins evidence that the city was Greek, and not Persian.Las ruinas evidencian que se trataba de una ciudad griega, y no persa.
b. demostrar
That signature evidences that it was my son who painted that graffiti. I've seen it in his notebooks.Esa firma demuestra que fue mi hijo el que pintó el grafiti. La vi en sus cuadernos.
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evidence
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la pruebas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to be in evidenceser claramente visible
to show evidence ofdemostrar, dar prueba de
there was no evidence of his stay in the houseno había pruebas de su paso por la casa
2. (law)
a. la pruebas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to give evidencetestificar, prestar declaración
State's evidenceinculpar a un cómplice ante un tribunal a cambio de recibir un trato indulgente
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (formal)
a. evidenciar, demostrar
as evidenced by…como lo demuestra…
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evidence [ˈevɪdəns]
noun
1 (proof) pruebas (f)
evidence of/that ... pruebas de/de que ...; circumstantial evidence pruebas (f) circunstanciales; there is no evidence against him no hay pruebas contra él; to hold sth in evidence esgrimir algo como prueba; what evidence is there for this belief? ¿qué pruebas corroboran esta creencia?
2 (sign) indicio (m); señal (f)
to show evidence of dar muestras de
3 (testimony) testimonio (m)
to call sb in evidence llamar a algn como testigo; to give evidence prestar declaración; deponer (formal); to turn King's or Queen's or State's evidence (US) delatar a un cómplice
4
to be in evidence (noticeable) estar bien visible
transitive verb
1 (make evident) manifestar; [+emotion] dar muestras de
2 (prove) probar; demostrar
as is evidenced by the fact that ... según lo demuestra el hecho de que ...
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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piece of evidence
la prueba
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