- Plainly visible; to be seen:
It was early, and few pedestrians were in evidence on the city streets.
- As legal evidence:
submitted the photograph in evidence.
- plainly visible or perceptible
Other Word Forms of Evidence
Origin of Evidence
Middle English from Old French from Late Latin ēvidentia from Latin ēvidēns ēvident- obvious evident
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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