Synonyms of 'proof'
any evidence that confirms that something is true or existsYou must have proof of residence in the state.
There is no evidence to support this theory.
an unprecedented demonstration of people power
Her living room piled with documents is a testimony to her dedication to her work.
He took her resignation as confirmation of their suspicions.
There is no independent verification of this story.
corroboration, , ,
There were no witnesses to establish corroboration of his version of the accident.
an early copy of printed matter for checking before final productionI'm correcting the proofs of the Spanish edition right now.
the act of testing the truth of somethingOur piety is put to the proof.
High levels of dioxin were confirmed by scientific tests.
They have been treated with medication in clinical trials.
a proposed new law banning animal experiments
They have taken the documents away for examination.
His private life came under media scrutiny.
the painful ordeal of identifying the body
able to withstandThe fortress was proof against attack.
The floorcovering will need to be impervious to water.
Cover with foil and the lid to ensure a tight seal.
The body may be less resistant if it is cold.
The range forms an impenetrable barrier between Europe and Asia.
a shower repellent jacket
The proof of the pudding is in the eating
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in the sense of assay
an analysis of the purity of an ore or precious metal
in the sense of confirmation
something that confirmsHe took her resignation as confirmation of their suspicions.
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