Usage examples for substantiate

  1. Dinner passed very comfortably, and as far as the substantiate and the accessories were concerned, my friends were as agreeable as they were merry. – The Physiology of Taste by Brillat Savarin
  2. To further substantiate and enhance my devoutly expressed remarks, I confidently state that the compilation of " Hymns Ancient and Modern" was not originally in fact the outcome of an individual movement, or yet of a moment. – Original Letters and Biographic Epitomes by J. Atwood.Slater
  3. Blenkinsop had no facts, no evidence; he was merely hitting out blindly with a general accusation of fraud which he made no effort to substantiate or prove! – The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush by Francis Lynde