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“Which proves he is as dumb as a bag of hammers,” the official says.

What makes this story resonate with fans is that it proves it takes more than just the costume to become “Spider-Man.”

This scene also proves once and for all that the key to acting is just staring at the camera really, really hard.

The heartbreaking death of MTV reality TV personality Diem Brown proves the emotional necessity and value of the reality TV genre.

And survey after survey proves an embarrassingly high percentage of Americans are largely ignorant of how our government works.

That the inconstancy of such notices, in cases equally important, proves they did not proceed from any such agent.

And the passage last quoted, according to the interpretation given of it, proves that the latter is to Covenant.

Another Christian argument is the claim that the faithfulness of the Christian martyrs proves Christianity to be true.

If the editor forgets himself, as in the case cited, suit for libel is sure to be brought and often proves a serious thing.

I do not know whether it is due to jealous gods that the excessive enjoyment of wine proves its own penalty.


On this page you'll find 69 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to proves, such as: confirm, verify, explain, show, turn out, and try.

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