proved[ proov ]SEE DEFINITION OF proved
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PROVED
Who could have proved a better protector than Phidias has been?
She did so, and it proved an effectual screen from head to foot.
That he had reason for his distrust was proved by Ben Haley's movements.
Now you know how that Monte Cristo carried on after he'd proved up.
It proved to be a sign some twenty feet high and a whole block long.
They tried it out at home and when it proved a success, they carried it abroad.
On which of his two sets of principles he would manage a wife remained to be proved.
To how many thousands of our countrymen has it proved a benefit?
If he be proved culpable in this most melancholy business, and, alas!
They proved to be Cheyennes--two men, and a boy of thirteen.