WordNet Search - 3.1

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

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

Display options for word: word#sense number (sense key)

- (58)S: (v)
**prove#1 (prove%2:42:00::)**, turn out#1 (turn_out%2:42:00::), turn up#4 (turn_up%2:42:03::) (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"* - (45)S: (v)
**prove#2 (prove%2:31:00::)**, demonstrate#2 (demonstrate%2:31:00::), establish#3 (establish%2:31:00::), show#2 (show%2:31:00::), shew#1 (shew%2:31:00::) (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"* - (6)S: (v) testify#2 (testify%2:32:02::), bear witness#1 (bear_witness%2:32:02::),
**prove#3 (prove%2:32:00::)**, evidence#2 (evidence%2:32:01::), show#3 (show%2:32:00::) (provide evidence for)*"The blood test showed that he was the father"; "Her behavior testified to her incompetence"* - (4)S: (v)
**prove#4 (prove%2:31:02::)**(prove formally; demonstrate by a mathematical, formal proof) - S: (v) test#1 (test%2:41:00::),
**prove#5 (prove%2:41:03::)**, try#2 (try%2:41:01::), try out#1 (try_out%2:41:00::), examine#5 (examine%2:41:00::), essay#2 (essay%2:41:01::) (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#15 (rise%2:38:02::),
**prove#6 (prove%2:38:01::)**(increase in volume)*"the dough rose slowly in the warm room"* - S: (v) raise#15 (raise%2:38:01::), leaven#1 (leaven%2:38:00::),
**prove#7 (prove%2:38:00::)**(cause to puff up with a leaven)*"unleavened bread"* - S: (v)
**prove#8 (prove%2:36:00::)**(take a trial impression of) - S: (v)
**prove#9 (prove%2:31:01::)**(obtain probate of)*"prove a will"*