collaborate vs corroborate : Common Errors in English

About collaborate vs corroborate

People who work together on a project collaborate (share their labor); people who support your testimony as a witness corroborate (strengthen by confirming) it.

collaborate Meaning(s)

  • (v) work together on a common enterprise of project
  • (v) cooperate as a traitor

corroborate Meaning(s)

  • (v) establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts
  • (v) give evidence for
  • (v) support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm

collaborate in News

  1. GE, UK to work together on research

    The University of Kentucky has reached an agreement with GE Appliances to collaborate on research aimed at producing innovations in the appliances business. UK President Eli Capilouto joined GE Appliances ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  2. Cupcake Digital, Nelvana Enterprises and the Clifford Ross Company Partner to Create the First–Ever Apps Based on the ...

    Cupcake Digital will collaborate with Nelvana Enterprises and the Clifford Ross Company to create the first-ever enhanced story apps for fans of Babar and the Adventures of Badou. Working with the well-loved, iconic brand that is Babar is in line with Cupcake’s strategy for growth.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Evolv and Yale Researchers Collaborate to Advance Understanding of Workforce Management and Employee Performance

    on June 12, 2013 Source: Business Wire

corroborate in News

  1. Would San Antonio Spurs Upset of Miami Heat in Finals Mark Death of Superteams?

    A San Antonio Spurs championship will defile everything LeBron James and the Miami Heat represent. Superteams were supposed to win championships before anyone else. James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh said so. Well really, James said it . Their alliance said the rest. Three consecutive NBA Finals appearances seem to corroborate their methodology. Losing two out of those three championship cameos ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Bleacher Report

  2. Report cites issues after rape suspect escaped from jail last year

    After rape suspect John Santoro briefly escaped from the Oneida County jail last year, he alleged that several correction officers intentionally had left a door unlocked to help him escape. But earlier this year, a state Commission of Correction report offered no findings that corroborate that.
    on June 10, 2013 Source: The Observer-Dispatch

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