toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

adduce
used in Frankenstein

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition offer as evidence or a reason to believe
  • She was tranquil, yet her tranquillity was evidently constrained; and as her confusion had before been adduced as a proof of her guilt, she worked up her mind to an appearance of courage.
    Chapter 8 (9% in)
  • But I do not pretend that my protestations should acquit me; I rest my innocence on a plain and simple explanation of the facts which have been adduced against me, and I hope the character I have always borne will incline my judges to a favourable interpretation where any circumstance appears doubtful or suspicious.
    Chapter 8 (21% in)

There are no more uses of "adduce" in Frankenstein.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Vocabulary.com®Dictionary / synonyms — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®