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prove

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prove/ˈpruːv/verb
provesprovedprovedor chiefly USproven/ˈpruːvən/proving
prove
/ˈpruːv/
verb
provesprovedprovedor chiefly USproven/ˈpruːvən/proving
Learner's definition of PROVE  
[+ object] : to show the existence, truth, or correctness of (something) by using evidence, logic, etc.
— opposite disprove
[+ object] : to show that (someone or something) has a particular quality, ability, etc.
[linking verb] : to turn out to be— used to say that something or someone is eventually found to have a particular quality, ability, etc.

prove yourself

: to show that you are able to do something or to succeed

— provable

/ˈpruːvəbəl/adjective
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