Confirmatory vs Corroborate - What's the difference?

confirmatory | corroborate |


As an adjective confirmatory

is serving to confirm something.

As a verb corroborate is

to confirm or support something with additional evidence; to attest or vouch for.

confirmatory

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Serving to confirm something.
  • corroborate

    English

    Verb

    (corroborat)
  • To confirm or support something with additional evidence; to attest or vouch for.
  • * I. Taylor
  • The concurrence of all corroborates the same truth.
  • To make strong; to strengthen.
  • * I. Watts
  • As any limb well and duly exercised, grows stronger, the nerves of the body are corroborated thereby.