Synonyms and Antonyms of prove
to show the existence or truth of by evidence
- The defense attorney used DNA evidence to prove the defendant's innocence.
back (up), buttress, corroborate
evidence, evince, record, support, uphold, witness
adduce, attest, authenticate, certify, identify
confirm, sustain, verify, vouch
clinch, nail, settle
to come to be
- The new automobile engine design proved impractical.
to gain full recognition or acceptance of
- Ruth proved herself a great actress on the Broadway stage.
attest, authenticate, bear out, document, evidence, support, sustain, uphold
confirm, corroborate, justify, validate, verify