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evidence
British English: /ˈɛvɪd(ə)ns/
American English: /ˈɛvədəns/

Translation of evidence in French:

noun

  • 1 (gen) (Law) (proof)
    uncountable
    preuves
    fpl that que of, for de against contre
    a piece of evidence insufficient evidence
    preuves insuffisantes
    evidence to support/show something
    preuves qui appuient/démontrent quelque chose
    there is evidence to suggest that …
    il y a de bonnes raisons de penser que …
    there is no evidence that …
    rien ne prouve que …
    all the evidence is ou suggests that …
    tout indique que …
    to show evidence of genius
    faire preuve de génie
    to believe the evidence of one's own eyes
    croire ce qu'on a vu de ses propres yeux
    on the evidence of his last performance he …
    si on en juge par sa dernière performance, il …
  • 2 (Law) (testimony) to take ou hear somebody's evidence
    entendre le témoignage de quelqu'un
    on the evidence of somebody
    d'après quelqu'un
    to be convicted on the evidence of somebody
    être condamné sur le témoignage de quelqu'un
    to be used in evidence against somebody
    servir de témoignage contre quelqu'un
    to give evidence
    for somebody en faveur de quelqu'un against somebody contre quelqu'un
    to give evidence for the prosecution/the defence
  • 3 (trace) to be (much) in evidence
    être (bien) visible
    she's not very much in evidence these days
    on ne la voit pas beaucoup en ce moment
    he was nowhere in evidence
    il était invisible

transitive verb

  • [formal] (as) evidenced by something
    comme l'atteste quelque chose

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