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verb as in explain, illustrate

verb as in display or take public

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If anything demonstrates the power of comedy to make dictators quake in their boots, it is the events of the past few days.

In many ways, the behavior of the male “ally” demonstrates how far we have to go in the tech industry.

It shows what the experience of any frequent flyer already demonstrates.

The dramatic popularization of a phrase like “nitty-gritty” demonstrates that language is always changing across social contexts.

“It certainly demonstrates their effort to re-assert themselves in the region and regain their past form,” this official added.

It demonstrates the non-apostolicity of certain Romish doctrines, the beginning of which can be here detected.

The very wonder which they expressed demonstrates the belief of the parents that there was nothing unusual in the conception.

Lastly and briefly, it is not the mode of working, but the result of this working which demonstrates genius.

Nothing demonstrates so clearly the complete absence of esthetic feeling in Shakespeare as comparison between him and Homer.

Nothing more clearly demonstrates the importance of the male or the precision of his function.


On this page you'll find 68 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to demonstrates, such as: exhibit, prove, expose, try, indicate, and determine.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.