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Synonyms for demonstrate
ˈdɛm ənˌstreɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. show, demo, exhibit, present, demonstrate(verb)

    give an exhibition of to an interested audience

    "She shows her dogs frequently"; "We will demo the new software in Washington"

    Synonyms:
    attest, express, portray, parade, demo, exhibit, introduce, register, show, testify, establish, depict, manifest, evidence, acquaint, present, read, display, expose, lay out, point, indicate, record, picture, gift, certify, usher, salute, give, designate, represent, render, evince, prove, deliver, shew, confront, stage, show up, face, award, march, pose, submit, bear witness

  2. prove, demonstrate, establish, show, shew(verb)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    attest, express, rise, lay down, found, leaven, demo, try, exhibit, build, show, testify, establish, depict, install, test, evidence, try out, present, read, instal, point, examine, make, indicate, ground, record, picture, register, certify, usher, plant, give, designate, essay, raise, render, launch, evince, prove, shew, institute, set up, turn out, manifest, show up, turn up, march, constitute, base, bear witness

  3. attest, certify, manifest, demonstrate, evidence(verb)

    provide evidence for; stand as proof of; show by one's behavior, attitude, or external attributes

    "His high fever attested to his illness"; "The buildings in Rome manifest a high level of architectural sophistication"; "This decision demonstrates his sense of fairness"

    Synonyms:
    licence, certify, demo, testify, license, march, prove, evidence, take the stand, attest, bear witness, shew, indorse, present, exhibit, establish, tell, endorse, manifest, show

  4. demonstrate, march(verb)

    march in protest; take part in a demonstration

    "Thousands demonstrated against globalization during the meeting of the most powerful economic nations in Seattle"

    Synonyms:
    abut, certify, demo, butt on, march, edge, attest, butt against, evidence, prove, parade, border, butt, shew, present, exhibit, establish, adjoin, process, manifest, show

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. demonstrate(v)

    To reason is to examine by means of the reason, to prove by reasoning, or to influence or seek to influence others by reasoning or reasons. Persons may contend either from mere ill will or self-interest, or from the highest motives; "That ye should earnestly contend for the faith which was once delivered to the saints," Jude 3. To argue (Latin arguo, show) is to make a matter clear by reasoning; to discuss (Latin dis, apart, and quatio, shake) is, etymologically, to shake it apart for examination and analysis. Demonstrate strictly applies to mathematical or exact reasoning; prove may be used in the same sense, but is often applied to reasoning upon matters of fact by what is called probable evidence, which can give only moral and not absolute or mathematical certainty. To demonstrate is to force the mind to a conclusion by irresistible reasoning; to prove is rather to establish a fact by evidence; as, to prove one innocent or guilty. That which has been either demonstrated or proved so as to secure general acceptance is said to be established. Reason is a neutral word, not, like argue, debate, discuss, etc., naturally or necessarily implying contest. We reason about a matter by bringing up all that reason can give us on any side. A dispute may be personal, fractious, and petty; a debate is formal and orderly; if otherwise, it becomes a mere wrangle.

    Synonyms:
    argue, contend, controvert, debate, discuss, dispute, establish, prove, question, reason, reason, wrangle

    Preposition:
    We reason with a person about a subject, for or against an opinion; we reason a person into or out of a course of action; or we may reason down an opponent or opposition; one reasons from a cause to an effect.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. demonstrate

    Synonyms:
    prove, show, exhibit, manifest, evince, illustrate, ant: \r

    Antonyms:
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Editors Contribution

  1. show

    to show someone how to do something is to demonstrate.

    i would like to show you how to take a good free kick in a soccer game. i would like to demonstrate how to take a good free kick in a soccer game.

    Submitted by rinat on September 11, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. demonstrate(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    prove, establish, show, make evident

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How to use demonstrate in a sentence?

  1. Sean Harper:

    This was the bet we made when we acquired Onyx, to be able to demonstrate something compelling enough with respect to the difference between Kyprolis and Velcade.

  2. Chief Executive Michel Combes:

    These earnings demonstrate clearly that Alcatel-Lucent is back in the game.

  3. Brian Solis:

    The product is elegant, the technology is disruptive, to say the least, is it enough to conquer the industry ? It remains to be seen. It’s closely guarded. If they can demonstrate momentum, then monetization becomes the least of their worries.

  4. John Lord:

    It will be a great policy failure and demonstrate to the world that we are not ready for the new reality of a smart and innovative China.

  5. Natan Bar-Chama:

    Sperm DNA from obese or marijuana-exposed animal models and men demonstrate alterations that are transferred to the progeny and can result in increased risk for cancer, effects on behavior, birth defects and overall long-term health repercussions, men need to appreciate that their lifestyle behaviors may not only affect their ability to initiate a healthy pregnancy but, just as importantly, affect the future well-being of their child -- something that has clear lifelong repercussions and that should be seriously considered prior to initialing fatherhood.


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