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Synonyms for prove

Synonyms for prove

to subject to a procedure that ascertains effectiveness, value, proper function, or other quality

to participate in or partake of personally

Synonyms for prove

be shown or be found to be

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establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment

put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to

increase in volume

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cause to puff up with a leaven

take a trial impression of

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obtain probate of

References in classic literature ?
Show your skill and try your strength; brave your luck and prove your pluck.
Good people say that it is quite right and proper that it should be so, and that it proves ambition is wicked.
If you are able to prove that you are better," said the Prince to the little man, "I will make you the Chief Wizard of this domain.
It was one of the things Gwig usually did to prove he was a sorcerer.
There are the names of persons who can prove the writing, and prove the residence," he replied.
And surely, he replied, no one will ever prove that the souls of men become more unjust in consequence of death.
If we can prove that date, we prove our case against Sir Percival and the Count.
The repeated summons to surrender, which Paul uttered in a voice that he intended should strike terror in their young bosoms, were as little heeded as were the calls of the trapper to abandon a resistance, which might prove fatal to some among them, without offering the smallest probability of eventual success.
In this manner a bloodless and complete victory was obtained over that citadel which Ishmael had vainly flattered himself might prove impregnable.
Some of the ways we can help prove intent by circumstantial evidence include
Their derision, coupled with Cantor's inability to prove the continuum hypothesis, sent him into several nervous breakdowns.
Unfortunately, these scam artists rarely face prosecution because courts traditionally have regarded the cases as civil in nature, and the complexity of the issues and the difficulty in establishing criminal intent needed for conviction prove challenging.
They can be used to calibrate a master meter which can then be used to prove other devices at higher pressures and higher flows.
For his part, Galileo insisted on the truth of a scientific theory that he could not prove.
If so, it is an admission that a pattern of unequal assessment has existed and will continue to exist, despite state law requiring all properties in New York City to be reassessed each year, and the city is worried the simple sales studies will help taxpayers prove their open year cases in court.