One entry found for
prove.
Main Entry:
prove
Pronunciation:
prüv
Function:
verb
Inflected Form(s):
proved;
proved or prov·en /
prüvn/;
prov·ing
1 : to test by an experiment or a standard <
prove gold>
2 a : to show the truth of by evidence <
prove the charges> <
proved she could handle the job>
b : to check the correctness of (as an arithmetic solution)
3 : to show the genuineness of <
prove a will>
4 : to turn out especially after trial or test <the new automobile engine
proved to be impractical>

prov·able /
prüvbl/
adjective
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