"Alibi" is a Latin term that means "elsewhere" or "in another place." It refers to a defense or explanation used in a legal context to prove that a person was not present at the scene of a crime during the time it occurred.
Examples in Sentences
Here are three example sentences using the term "alibi":
The suspect provided a strong alibi by showing video evidence of being at a different location during the time of the robbery.
The defendant's friends testified as witnesses to confirm his alibi and establish his innocence.
The prosecutor argued that the defendant's claim of having an alibi was fabricated and presented evidence contradicting the alibi.