WordNet Search - 3.1

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

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

- S: (n)
**proof**, cogent evidence (any factual evidence that helps to establish the truth of something)*"if you have any proof for what you say, now is the time to produce it"* - S: (n)
**proof**(a formal series of statements showing that if one thing is true something else necessarily follows from it) - S: (n)
**proof**(a measure of alcoholic strength expressed as an integer twice the percentage of alcohol present (by volume)) - S: (n)
**proof**, test copy, trial impression ((printing) an impression made to check for errors) - S: (n)
**proof**(a trial photographic print from a negative) - S: (n) validation,
**proof**, substantiation (the act of validating; finding or testing the truth of something)

- S: (v)
**proof**(make or take a proof of, such as a photographic negative, an etching, or typeset) - S: (v)
**proof**(knead to reach proper lightness)*"proof dough"* - S: (v) proofread,
**proof**(read for errors)*"I should proofread my manuscripts"* - S: (v)
**proof**(activate by mixing with water and sometimes sugar or milk)*"proof yeast"* - S: (v)
**proof**(make resistant (to harm))*"proof the materials against shrinking in the dryer"*