### Search Result：prove

KK Pronunciation

〔 pruv 〕

Pronunciation

〔 pruːv 〕

Overview of verb prove

#### The verb prove has 9 senses

**prove, turn out, turn up**-- (be shown or be found to be; "She proved to be right"; "The medicine turned out to save her life"; "She turned up HIV positive")**prove, demonstrate, establish, show, shew**-- (establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment; "The experiment demonstrated the instability of the compound"; "The mathematician showed the validity of the conjecture")**testify, bear witness, prove, evidence, show**-- (provide evidence for; "The blood test showed that he was the father"; "Her behavior testified to her incompetence")**prove**-- (prove formally; demonstrate by a mathematical, formal proof)**test, prove, try, try out, examine, essay**-- (put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to; "This approach has been tried with good results"; "Test this recipe")**rise, prove**-- (increase in volume; "the dough rose slowly in the warm room")**raise, leaven, prove**-- (cause to puff up with a leaven; "unleavened bread")**prove**-- (take a trial impression of)**prove**-- (obtain probate of; "prove a will")