• (GA) IPA: /əˈd(j)uːs/
  • (RP) IPA: /əˈdjuːs/, /əˈdʒuːs/
  • (America)

adduce (adduces, present participle adducing; past and past participle adduced)

  1. (transitive) To bring forward or offer, as an argument, passage, or consideration which bears on a statement or case; to cite; to allege.
    • 18, Thomas Babington Macaulay, chapter 12, in The History of England from the Accession of James the Second, volume (please specify ), London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, OCLC 1069526323 ↗:
    • Enough could not be adduced to satisfy the purpose of illustration.
    • 1859 November 23, Charles Darwin, On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, […], London: John Murray, […], OCLC 1029641431 ↗:
      For I am well aware that scarcely a single point is discussed in this volume on which facts cannot be adduced, […]

  • Portuguese: aduzir
  • Russian: представля́ть

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