Dictionary Results for proof


1. proof - noun

· any factual evidence that helps to establish the truth of something; "if you have any proof for what you say, now is the time to produce it"

Synonym(s): cogent_evidence

Hypernym(s): evidence, grounds




2. proof - noun

· a formal series of statements showing that if one thing is true something else necessarily follows from it

Hypernym(s): argument, statement




3. proof - noun

· a measure of alcoholic strength expressed as an integer twice the percentage of alcohol present (by volume)

Hypernym(s): measure, quantity, amount




4. proof - noun

· (printing) an impression made to check for errors

Synonym(s): test_copy, trial_impression

Hypernym(s): impression, printing




5. proof - noun

· a trial photographic print from a negative

Hypernym(s): photographic_print, print




6. proof - noun

· the act of validating; finding or testing the truth of something

Synonym(s): validation, substantiation

Hypernym(s): determination, finding




7. proof - verb

· make or take a proof of, such as a photographic negative, an etching, or typeset

Hypernym(s): produce, make, create




8. proof - verb

· knead to reach proper lightness; "proof dough"

Hypernym(s): knead, work




9. proof - verb

· read for errors; "I should proofread my manuscripts"

Synonym(s): proofread

Hypernym(s): see, check, insure, see_to_it, ensure, control, ascertain, assure




10. proof - verb

· activate by mixing with water and sometimes sugar or milk; "proof yeast"

Hypernym(s): change, alter, modify




11. proof - verb

· make resistant (to harm); "proof the materials against shrinking in the dryer"

Hypernym(s): strengthen




12. proof - adjective

· (used in combination or as a suffix) able to withstand; "temptation-proof"; "childproof locks"





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