WordNet Search - 3.1

Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations

Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"

- S: (v)
**prove oneself**(show one's ability or courage) *direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term*- S: (v) 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"* *direct troponym*/**full troponym**- S: (v)
**prove oneself**(show one's ability or courage) - S: (v) prove (prove formally; demonstrate by a mathematical, formal proof)
- S: (v) negate, contradict (prove negative; show to be false)
- S: (v) invalidate, nullify (show to be invalid)
- S: (v) disprove, confute (prove to be false)
*"The physicist disproved his colleagues' theories"* - S: (v) stultify (prove to be of unsound mind or demonstrate someone's incompetence)
*"nobody is legally allowed to stultify himself"* *direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term**antonym**derivationally related form**sentence frame**sentence frame*- Somebody ----s