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synonyms for hearsay

  • gossip
  • clothesline
  • comment
  • cry
  • grapevine
  • leak
  • noise
  • report
  • rumble
  • rumor
  • scandal
  • scuttlebutt
  • talk
  • mere talk
  • talk of the town
  • word of mouth
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antonyms for hearsay

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  • quiet
  • silence
  • evidence
  • proof
  • reality
  • testimony
  • truth
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How to use hearsay in a sentence

At numerous times in his decision, Russell dismisses the presented evidence as based on hearsay or lacking quality control of the offered data.
A TOP REPUBLICAN IN NEVADA IS CENSURED BY THE PARTY FOR ACKNOWLEDGING REALITYPHILIP BUMPAPRIL 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
More to the point, legal actions that didn’t directly involve you, secondhand observations about how “disabled” she truly was, and your suspicions about how she got this job are all hearsay and speculation.
I CAN’T TRUST MY NEW CO-WORKER, AND I HAVE A LIST OF REASONS. HOW DO I TELL MANAGEMENT?KARLA MILLERFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It is all hearsay, and not even necessarily hearsay that bolsters the point.
NO, THERE’S NO SUBSTANTIVE EVIDENCE THAT THE CAPITOL RIOT WAS SPURRED BY ANTIFAPHILIP BUMP, DALTON BENNETTJANUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Weidenthaler, through his attorney, has asked the judge to rule that the text conversation is hearsay and should be excluded as evidence.
LONGTIME SHERIFF’S EMPLOYEE CONTRADICTS OFFICIAL ACCOUNT OF JAIL DEATHKELLY DAVISSEPTEMBER 3, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Herodotus’ description was based on hearsay, travelers’ tales and a heavy dose of folklore, she says.
WHAT WOULD IT TAKE TO MAKE A UNICORN?CAROLYN WILKEMARCH 4, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
If Paul ever lived, which none can prove and many deny, his evidence for the Resurrection was only hearsay evidence.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
Oral evidence may be admitted to establish the location of monuments, and even hearsay evidence may be used for the purpose.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Much of the evidence, however, was secondary or hearsay evidence.
REPORT OF THE SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON MORAL DELINQUENCY IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTSOSWALD CHETTLE MAZENGARB ET AL.
I have given him full powers, and still hope that he will agree with Hearsay on tolerable terms.
PRIVATE LETTERS OF EDWARD GIBBON (1753-1794) VOLUME 1 (OF 2)EDWARD GIBBON
The objection to the exclusion of hearsay evidence is equally unfounded.
ETHICS IN SERVICEWILLIAM HOWARD TAFT
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WORDS RELATED TO HEARSAY

  • audible
  • hearsay
  • otic
  • phonic
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