Synonyms for substantiation:
externalization, personalization, exteriorization, objectification, prosopopeia.
Other synonyms and related words:
handicap, assay, cogent evidence, checkout, chit, voucher, incarnation, hitch, personalization, personification, stop, bridle, embodiment, baulk, halt, check, warrant, curb, deterrent, testament, impediment, objectification, arrest, chip, balk, stoppage, externalization, attestation, exteriorization, witness, ratification, check mark, type, testimonial, cheque, tick, stay, hindrance, bank check, materialization, tab, prosopopeia.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
incarnation, objectification, personification, embodiment, prosopopeia, type, exteriorization, personalization, externalization, materialization.
chapter and verse (noun)
declaration, exemplification, determination, quotation, attestation, connotation, exhibit, support, testimony, manifestation, establishment, statement, data, evidence, confirmation, validation, proof, counter-evidence, specimen, deposition, documentation, corroboration, information, observation, illustration, certification, authentication, demonstration, fact, indication.
Usage examples for substantiation:
- An eventful year in the history of the families of Sforza and Borgia was that year of grace 1497. Spring came, and ere it had quite grown to summer we had news of the assassination of the Duke of Gandia, and the tale that he was done to death by his elder brother, Cesare Borgia; a tale which seemed to lack for reasonable substantiation, and which, despite the many voices that make bold to noise it broadcast, may or may not be true. - "The Shame of Motley", Raphael Sabatini.
- This is too well known to require detailed substantiation with figures. - "The Economic Consequences of the Peace", John Maynard Keynes.