# proof

## Origin of proof

## Synonyms for proof

## Synonym study

## Related Words for proofs

information, confirmation, picture, demonstration, argument, clue, reason, criterion, testimony, testament, validation, data, verification, impression, exhibit, wherefore, attestation, facts, witness, corroboration## Examples from the Web for proofs

### Contemporary Examples of proofs

Palmer's desire to be loved is large, his need for proofs of appreciation considerable.

A 20-year-old cook was detained for threatening national security, but no proofs whatsoever were presented in court.

October 1: “Big moments in geometry class this week...we have completed our first proofs!”

She said she "never doubted" her sister would come home as "we had all the proofs."

Yeah, sometimes I go to this little Italian place around the corner called Otto to read or to do proofs.

### Historical Examples of proofs

The proofs are to be found in these works themselves, plain for all men to read.

The Man ShakespeareFrank Harris

Sir John hoped so, but the proofs were not yet satisfactory.

Tales And Novels, Volume 4 (of 10)Maria Edgeworth

And had not I proofs of his generous conduct and attachment to me?

Tales And Novels, Volume 4 (of 10)Maria Edgeworth

The last post had brought the proofs of his second novel to him.

The Foolish LoversSt. John G. Ervine

What do you think of me, Duffer—and after all the proofs we've just had of the dangerous creature I am?

It Happened in EgyptC. N. Williamson