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British English: /pruːf/
American English: /pruf/

Translation of proof in German:


  • 1
    (fact, evidence)
    Beweis, der
    very good proof
    sehr gute Beweise
    proof of purchase
    Kaufbeleg, der
    burden 1 1
  • 2no pl., no indef. art.
    Beweismaterial, das
  • 3no pl. (proving) See examples:in proof of
    zum Beweis
    + Gen.
    be capable of experimental proof
    sich experimentell beweisen lassen
  • 5no pl., no art.
    (standard of strength)
    o. Art.
    100 proof (British English) , 128 proof (American English)
    64 Vol.-% Alkohol
    above/below proof
    über/unter 57,27 Vol.-% Alkohol
  • 7 (Photography, Art)
    [Probe]abzug, der


  • 1 (impervious) See examples:be proof against something
    unempfindlich gegen etwas sein
    gegen etwas immun sein
    proof against wind/bullets/the weather
  • 2in comb. (resistant to)
    (kugel-, bruch-, einbruch-, diebes-, idioten)
    (schall-, wasser)
  • 3
    this liqueur is 67.4° (British English) or (American English) 76.8° proof
    dieser Likör hat 38,4 Vol.-% Alkohol

transitive verb

  • 2 (Photography, Art)
    einen [Probe]abzug herstellen von
  • 4
    (in baking)
    gehen lassen

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