Synonyms of verifying


1. verify, confirm, corroborate, sustain, substantiate, support, affirm

usage: confirm the truth of; "Please verify that the doors are closed"; "verify a claim"

2. control, verify, test, prove, try, try out, examine, essay

usage: check or regulate (a scientific experiment) by conducting a parallel experiment or comparing with another standard; "Are you controlling for the temperature?"

3. verify, confirm, reassert

usage: attach or append a legal verification to (a pleading or petition)

4. affirm, verify, assert, avow, aver, swan, swear, declare

usage: to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"


1. collateral, confirmative, confirming, confirmatory, corroborative, corroboratory, substantiating, substantiative, validating, validatory, verificatory, verifying, supportive (vs. unsupportive)

usage: serving to support or corroborate; "collateral evidence"

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