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Synonyms for proof
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. proof, cogent evidence(noun)

    any factual evidence that helps to establish the truth of something

    "if you have any proof for what you say, now is the time to produce it"

    Synonyms:
    trial impression, validation, substantiation, test copy, cogent evidence

    Antonyms:
    pervious

  2. proof(noun)

    a formal series of statements showing that if one thing is true something else necessarily follows from it

    Synonyms:
    trial impression, validation, substantiation, test copy, cogent evidence

    Antonyms:
    pervious

  3. proof(noun)

    a measure of alcoholic strength expressed as an integer twice the percentage of alcohol present (by volume)

    Synonyms:
    trial impression, validation, substantiation, test copy, cogent evidence

    Antonyms:
    pervious

  4. proof, test copy, trial impression(noun)

    (printing) an impression made to check for errors

    Synonyms:
    trial impression, validation, substantiation, test copy, cogent evidence

    Antonyms:
    pervious

  5. proof(noun)

    a trial photographic print from a negative

    Synonyms:
    trial impression, validation, substantiation, test copy, cogent evidence

    Antonyms:
    pervious

  6. validation, proof, substantiation(adj)

    the act of validating; finding or testing the truth of something

    Synonyms:
    establishment, confirmation, verification, validation, cogent evidence, trial impression, substantiation, test copy, check

    Antonyms:
    pervious

  7. proof(p)(verb)

    (used in combination or as a suffix) able to withstand

    "temptation-proof"; "childproof locks"

    Antonyms:
    pervious

  8. proof(verb)

    make or take a proof of, such as a photographic negative, an etching, or typeset

    Synonyms:
    proofread

    Antonyms:
    pervious

  9. proof(verb)

    knead to reach proper lightness

    "proof dough"

    Synonyms:
    proofread

    Antonyms:
    pervious

  10. proofread, proof(verb)

    read for errors

    "I should proofread my manuscripts"

    Synonyms:
    proofread

    Antonyms:
    pervious

  11. proof(verb)

    activate by mixing with water and sometimes sugar or milk

    "proof yeast"

    Synonyms:
    proofread

    Antonyms:
    pervious

  12. proof(verb)

    make resistant (to harm)

    "proof the materials against shrinking in the dryer"

    Synonyms:
    proofread

    Antonyms:
    pervious

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. proof

    Demonstration, in the strict and proper sense, is the highest form of proof, and gives the most absolute certainty, but can not be applied outside of pure mathematics or other strictly deductive reasoning; there can be proof and certainty, however, in matters that do not admit of demonstration. A conclusion is the absolute and necessary result of the admission of certain premises; an inference is a probable conclusion toward which known facts, statements, or admissions point, but which they do not absolutely establish; sound premises, together with their necessary conclusion, constitute a demonstration. Evidence is that which tends to show a thing to be true; in the widest sense, as including self-evidence or consciousness, it is the basis of all knowledge. Proof in the strict sense is complete, irresistible evidence; as, there was much evidence against the accused, but not amounting to proof of guilt. Moral certainty is a conviction resting on such evidence as puts a matter beyond reasonable doubt, while not so irresistible as demonstration. Compare HYPOTHESIS; INDUCTION.

    Synonyms:
    certainty, conclusion, consequence, deduction, demonstration, evidence, induction, inference

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. proof

    Synonyms:
    test, trial, examination, criterion, essay, establishment, probation, demonstration, evidence, testimony, scrutiny

    Antonyms:
    disproof, failure, invalidity, shortcoming, fallacy, undemonstrativeness, reprobation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. proof(n.)

    Synonyms:
    test, trial, essay, experiment, ordeal

  2. proof(n.)

    Synonyms:
    demonstration, certification, attestation, satisfactory evidence

  3. proof(n.)

    Synonyms:
    proof-sheet

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. proof(n)

    Synonyms:
    verification, corroboration, attestation, certification, confirmation

    Antonyms:
    disproof, refutation

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How to use proof in a sentence?

  1. Garba Shehu:

    It is now left for them to show proof that they have the mandate, but they made it clear that they are representing a faction of Boko Haram that wants peace.

  2. Antonio Ledezma:

    It is incredible how this regime is starving its own people to death, we have all seen the pictures. We have all seen the videos and the proof of what is happening. Why is the international community not calling this a genocide? Because that is what it is.

  3. Chris Hayden:

    As the work to end the opioid epidemic continues, West Virginian families need Joe Manchin and Joe Manchin record of results on the front lines, joe's work in passing Jessie's Law is proof that Joe Manchin is committed to fighting the opioid epidemic and will stand up to anyone that gets in Joe Manchin way.

  4. Reince Priebus:

    While Democrats are letting party insiders write their platform behind closed doors, Platform.gop is proof of our Party’s philosophy of listening to the voice of the people and honoring the democratic process.

  5. Naked Gun From the Files of Police Squad:

    Frank oh, say can you see, buy the dawn's early light, what so proudly we hailed at the twilight's last gleaming. who's bright strips and broad stars, in the parelious night, o'er the rampart's we watched, as the da da, da, da, da, da, and the rocket's red glare, lots of bombs in the air, gave proof to the night, that we still had a flag, oh say does that spangle banner wave, over all-l-l-l-l that's free, over the home, of the land, and the land of the free


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