This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more

Another word for proof

a-z
Noun
  1. That which confirms

    See also:

    true

  2. A fact or circumstance that gives logical support to an assertion, claim, or proposal

  3. A procedure that ascertains effectiveness, value, proper function, or other quality

      1. A test to ascertain the qualifications of applicants, as for an athletic team or theatrical role.
      2. An experimental performance of a play before its official opening.
      1. A proceeding in which opposing parties in a dispute present evidence and make arguments on the application of the law before a judge or jury:
      2. An instance of such a proceeding:
      3. The act or process of testing, trying, or putting to the proof:
      1. A procedure for critical evaluation; a means of determining the presence, quality, or truth of something; a trial:
      2. A series of questions, problems, or physical responses designed to determine knowledge, intelligence, or ability.
      3. A basis for evaluation or judgment:
      1. A short literary composition on a single subject, usually presenting the personal view of the author.
      2. Something resembling such a composition:
      3. A testing or trial of the value or nature of a thing:
      1. Qualitative or quantitative analysis of a metal or ore to determine its components.
      2. A substance to be so analyzed.
      3. The result of such an analysis.
    See also:

    investigate

Adjective
  1. Having the capacity to withstand

    See also:

    resist

Another word for proof

Noun
  1. Evidence

  2. Process of proving

      1. Qualitative or quantitative analysis of a metal or ore to determine its components.
      2. A substance to be so analyzed.
      3. The result of such an analysis.
      1. To try to perform, make, or achieve:
      2. To tempt.
      3. To try to seize or get control of by attacking.
      1. A procedure for critical evaluation; a means of determining the presence, quality, or truth of something; a trial:
      2. A series of questions, problems, or physical responses designed to determine knowledge, intelligence, or ability.
      3. A basis for evaluation or judgment:
    See also:

    trial

  3. A printed proof sheet

Synonym Study

  • Exhibit applies to a document or object produced as evidence in a court
  • Testimony applies to verbal evidence given by a witness under oath
  • Evidence applies to something presented before a court, as a witness's statement, an object, etc., that bears on or establishes a point in question
  • Proof , as compared here, applies to facts, documents, etc. that are so certain or convincing as to demonstrate the validity of a conclusion beyond reasonable doubt