Synonyms of prove in English:

prove

verb

  • 2 the rumour proved to be correct
    turn out, be found, happen

Phrases

prove oneself

demonstrate one's abilities/qualities/courageshow one's (true) mettleshow what one is made of

prove someone wrong

if you can prove me wrong let me know and I'll update the review refuteshow to be wrongrebutconfutegive the lie todemolishdiscredit informalshoot full of holesshoot down (in flames)blow sky-high rarecontrovertnegative

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