in evidence

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Prepositional phrase[edit]

in evidence

  1. (idiomatic) Visibly present; noticeable.
    The usual managerial incompetence was in evidence in yesterday's meeting.
    • 1922 February, James Joyce, Ulysses, London: The Egoist Press, published October 1922, OCLC 2297483:
      Episode 16
      the guardians of the law were well in evidence, the obvious reason being they were paid to protect the upper classes.
  2. Received by a court of law as competent evidence.