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Definitions of prove:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To make trial: to turn out: to be shown afterwards.

part of speech: adjective


part of speech: verb

To ascertain by trial or comparison; to subject to trial or test; to verify; to demonstrate; to deposit and register for probate, as a will; to be found by experience; to turn out; to be ascertained by the event.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To turn out to be or be found to be.

part of speech: verb transitive

To try by experiment or by a test or standard: to try by suffering: to establish or ascertain as truth by argument or other evidence: to demonstrate: to ascertain the genuineness of: to experience or suffer: ( math.) to ascertain the correctness of any result.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: verb transitive

To test or try by an experiment; to make clear and certain by argument or other evidence; to show to be genuine; as, to prove a will; to learn by experience; show the accuracy of ( a calculation).

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