verify-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: confirm (formally) the truth or result of

Have archeological findings verified the Bible?
The union verified the workers' complaints and got them higher pay.
The doctors verified his fears.
The city auditor says he has verified the signatures on petitions.

VerbNet: NP
FrameNet: Evidence,Varification
PropBank: verify.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3, 4