Circumstantial - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌsɜːrkəmˈstænʃl|  American pronunciation of the word circumstantial
Brit.  |səːkəmˈstanʃ(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word circumstantial

adjective

- fully detailed and specific about particulars

a circumstantial report about the debate

Examples

The evidence is purely circumstantial.

The case against him is circumstantial.

a circumstantial account of the meeting

We should then learn the difference between substantials and circumstantials.

The case against McCarthy is based largely on circumstantial evidence.

The book includes a long and circumstantial account of Empson's conversation with the Queen.

a circumstantial report about the debate

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