Definition of evidentialism in English:

evidentialism

noun

Philosophy
  • Any of various theories asserting that the quality and interpretation of a person's evidence for a belief is the primary factor by which that belief is justified.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in New Review. From evidential + -ism.

Pronunciation

evidentialism

/ˌɛvɪˈdɛnʃ(ə)lɪz(ə)m/