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prove

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of prove

  1. 1 to show the existence or truth of by evidence the prosecutor used DNA evidence to prove the defendant's guilt Synonyms of prove demonstrate, document, establish, substantiate, validate Words Related to prove back (up), buttress, circumstantiate, corroborate; evidence, evince, record, support, uphold, witness; adduce, attest, authenticate, certify, identify; confirm, sustain, verify, vouch; clinch, nail, settle; confess, depose, testify Near Antonyms of prove challenge, dispute, object; allege, assume, conjecture, guess, presume, surmise, suspect Antonyms of prove disprove, rebut, refute

  2. 2 to come to be the new automobile engine design proved impractical Synonyms of prove fall out, pan out, come out, shake out, turn outWords Related to prove develop, emerge, evolve, germinate, play out, unfold, work out

  3. 3 to gain full recognition or acceptance of proved herself a great actress on the Broadway stage Synonyms of prove demonstrate, establish, show, substantiateWords Related to prove attest, authenticate, bear out, document, evidence, support, sustain, uphold; confirm, corroborate, justify, validate, verifyNear Antonyms of prove confute, discredit, invalidate, rebut, refuteAntonyms of prove disprove


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