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    mr_moh55555 is offline Junior Member
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    what is the meaning of this sentence?

    Suspicion falls short of proof based on firm evidence.

    Is this sentence right?
    what does it mean?

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    Rover_KE is online now Moderator
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    Re: what is the meaning of this sentence?

    It's grammatically correct.

    I've no idea what it means.

    Where did you encounter it?



    A better title would have been
    Suspicion falls short of proof...'.

    Extract from the Posting Guidelines:

    'Thread titles should include all or part of the word/phrase being discussed.'

    Rover

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    billmcd is offline Key Member
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    Re: what is the meaning of this sentence?

    Quote Originally Posted by mr_moh55555 View Post
    Suspicion falls short of proof based on firm evidence.

    Is this sentence right?
    what does it mean?
    Right in terms of grammar? Yes. It means that proof (possibly in terms of evidence, witness testimony etc.) is more reliable than suspicion.

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