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Proove vs. Prove

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Prooveverb

obsolete spelling of prove

Proveverb

(transitive) To demonstrate that something is true or viable; to give proof for.

‘I will prove that my method is more effective than yours.’;

Prooveverb

misspelling of prove

Proveverb

(intransitive) To turn out; to manifest.

‘It proved to be a cold day.’;

Proveverb

(copulative) To turn out to be.

‘Have an exit strategy should your calculations prove incorrect.’;

Proveverb

(transitive) To put to the test, to make trial of.

‘They took the experimental car to the proving-grounds.’; ‘The exception proves the rule.’;

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Proveverb

(transitive) To ascertain or establish the genuineness or validity of; to verify.

‘to prove a will’;

Proveverb

To experience

Proveverb

To take a trial impression of; to take a proof of.

‘to prove a page’;

Provenoun

(baking) The process of dough proofing.

Proveverb

To evince, establish, or ascertain, as truth, reality, or fact, by argument, testimony, or other evidence.

‘They have inferred much from slender premises, and conjectured when they could not prove.’;

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Proveverb

To ascertain or establish the genuineness or validity of; to verify; as, to prove a will.

Proveverb

To gain experience of the good or evil of; to know by trial; to experience; to suffer.

‘Where she, captived long, great woes did prove.’;

Proveverb

To test, evince, ascertain, or verify, as the correctness of any operation or result; thus, in subtraction, if the difference between two numbers, added to the lesser number, makes a sum equal to the greater, the correctness of the subtraction is proved.

Proveverb

To take a trial impression of; to take a proof of; as, to prove a page.

Proveverb

To make trial; to essay.

Proveverb

To be found by experience, trial, or result; to turn out to be; as, a medicine proves salutary; the report proves false.

‘So life a winter's morn may prove.’;

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Proveverb

To succeed; to turn out as expected.

Proveverb

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’;

Proveverb

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’;

Proveverb

provide evidence for;

‘The blood test showed that he was the father’; ‘Her behavior testified to her incompetence’;

Proveverb

prove formally; demonstrate by a mathematical, formal proof

Proveverb

put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to;

‘This approach has been tried with good results’; ‘Test this recipe’;

Proveverb

increase in volume;

‘the dough rose slowly in the warm room’;

Proveverb

cause to puff up with a leaven;

‘unleavened bread’;

Proveverb

take a trial impression of

Proveverb

obtain probate of;

‘prove a will’;

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