Definition of 'demonstration'
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It's a clear demonstration that there is no firewall between the two. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This would be followed by a demonstration of force "to show resolve". Warfare in the Twentieth Century (1988)It was about as clear a demonstration of lack of confidence in me as could be imagined. The Sun (2013)In that case a massive public demonstration should be held. The Sun (2008)You should avoid all protests and demonstrations. Times, Sunday Times (2013)That the opposition stages demonstrations at all is quite a triumph. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There will be cookery demonstrations and outdoor activities and there is a spa for pampering. The Sun (2011)They are plotting a campaign of protests and demonstrations in the new year. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Cookery demonstrations and street theatre will add to the entertainment. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The shootings triggered massive demonstrations and protests across the nation. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)Here was demonstration of the fact. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Then when troops were sent in to quell the demonstrations by force, the rebels fought back. The Sun (2013)Who says mass public demonstrations can't force politicians to change their minds? The Sun (2009)The similarities with the opposition 's demonstrations ended there. Times, Sunday Times (2009)On Wednesday they staged a public demonstration to denounce the killings. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There will also be cookery demonstrations, games and food stalls. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We have seen the huge demonstrations by Iranians protesting against how the elections were handled. The Sun (2009)There are free yoga classes, rum tastings and cookery demonstrations. Times, Sunday Times (2015)European leaders meeting in Brussels demanded that the regime refrain from the use of force against peaceful demonstrations. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But the main argument was that they were too heavy-handed and did not give the public clear instructions during demonstrations. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Dublin's actions were a clear demonstration of just how effective smaller independent nations can be when the going gets tough. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She claimed that democratic freedoms gained five years ago were being swiftly eroded, with mounting restrictions on press freedom and opposition demonstrations. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Visitors will be invited to tastings, walks, displays and demonstrations on a wide variety of soft fruits including strawberries. The Sun (2009)
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Translations for 'demonstration'
British English: demonstration /ˌdɛmənˈstreɪʃən/ NOUN
A demonstration of something is the act of making it clear to people.
We want a demonstration of his cooking skills.
- American English: demonstration
- Arabic: تـَجْرِبَة إِيضاحِيَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: demonstração
- Chinese: 演示
- Croatian: demonstracija
- Czech: demonstrace manifestace
- Danish: demonstration
- Dutch: demonstratie
- European Spanish: demostración
- Finnish: mielenosoitus
- French: manifestation
- German: Demonstration
- Greek: διαδήλωση
- Italian: dimostrazione
- Japanese: デモ
- Korean: 증명
- Norwegian: demonstrasjon
- Polish: demonstracja
- European Portuguese: demonstração
- Romanian: demonstrație
- Russian: демонстрация
- Spanish: demostración
- Swedish: demonstration
- Thai: การสาธิต
- Turkish: gösteri politik
- Ukrainian: демонстрація
- Vietnamese: sự thể hiện, sự chứng minh
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