Part of speech:
Illustrate is defined as to make clear or to tell a story using drawings, pictures, examples or comparisons.
Display is defined as to show or make visible.
Explain is defined as to make something clear or to account for something or tell why something happened.
(Slang) To make an appearance; show up:
To direct attention to; point to or point out; show
To present or expose to view; show; display
To support or establish the certainty or validity of; verify:
To show (oneself) to be what is specified or to have a certain characteristic:
To give an account of in speech or writing:
To show or tend to show to be true; help prove, vindicate, or corroborate
An unrestrained outpouring of feeling, as in speech or writing:
An organized automobile run, esp. of sports cars on public roads, designed to test driving skills
To be or give a sign of:
To make more certain the validity of; confirm; bolster; support
To set up (a government, nation, business, etc.); found; institute
(--- Linguistics) To confirm the existence, usage, or currency of (a word, for example), as by being recorded in writing.
To declare (a thing) true, accurate, certain, etc. by formal statement, often in writing; verify; attest
To show or demonstrate plainly; reveal:
To make evident; indicate; show
give an exhibition of to an interested audience
To offer (a show, exhibit, etc.) to the public
To have a common boundary:
To set forth in words; state:
A display or outward show
(Military) Soldiers or troops placed on a line forward of a position to warn against an enemy advance. It can also refer to any unit (for example, an aircraft or ship) performing a similar function.
To prove that something, such as a document, is what it purports to be, especially so that the item can be admitted into evidence at a trial or hearing. For example, a party wishing to admit a letter into evidence may ask the witness whether it is, indeed, the letter he received, does he recognize the handwriting, and similar questions.
To bring together (troops, etc.) for inspection or display
(Gram.) Pointing out; specifying
Tending to exhibit:
Furnishing evidence or proof.
Not controlled or held in check; immoderate:
The definition of an exhibition is a large public showing or display of art, products or athletic skills.
To show plainly; indicate; make manifest; esp., to show that one has (a specified quality, feeling, etc.)
To show oneself off or move in an ostentatious way:
To make widespread
To give back or show an image of (an object); mirror.
To show or make known, as by a sign, words, etc.
To undertake a strike against (an employer).
To establish the soundness, accuracy, or legitimacy of:
Hide is defined as to conceal something, oneself, or others.
To represent falsely; give an untrue or misleading idea of
To declare or prove to be false.
To bring something out of shape.
To confuse is to make someone bewildered or unable to understand, or to mistake one thing for something else.
To state emphatically or authoritatively; affirm:
To cause to be seen; show:
To substantiate is to prove a claim to be true or back up a claim with evidence.
To make a formal verification in support of (a pleading).
(Theology, Biblical studies) absolute and without explanation, as in a command from God like "Thou shalt not kill!"
Not held back for a particular person:
The act of manifesting.
To be or give a sign of; indicate:
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