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**, 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"* - 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"* - S: (v) testify, bear witness,
**prove**, evidence, show (provide evidence for)*"The blood test showed that he was the father"; "Her behavior testified to her incompetence"* *direct troponym*/*full troponym**domain category**direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term**derivationally related form**sentence frame*- S: (v)
**prove**(prove formally; demonstrate by a mathematical, formal proof) - S: (v) 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"* - S: (v) rise,
**prove**(increase in volume)*"the dough rose slowly in the warm room"* - S: (v) raise, leaven,
**prove**(cause to puff up with a leaven)*"unleavened bread"* - S: (v)
**prove**(take a trial impression of) **S: (v)****prove**(obtain probate of)*"prove a will"*