There are 2 translations of prueba in English:

prueba1

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  • 1 1.1 (demostración, señal) te ha llamado, eso es prueba de que le caes bien he called you, that shows o/or that proves he likes you, he called you, that's a sure sign that he likes you no había estudiado nada, la prueba está en que no contestó ni una pregunta it was quite clear o/or evident that he hadn't done any studying, he didn't answer a single question dio constantes pruebas de su lealtad he proved his loyalty over and over again no dio la menor prueba de estar sufriendo he didn't give the slightest hint o/or indication that he was suffering acepta este regalo en or como prueba de mi agradecimiento accept this gift as a token of my gratitude 1.2 [Derecho/Law] (cosa, argumento) retiraron la acusación por falta de pruebas the charge was withdrawn owing to lack of evidence no hay pruebas de que eso sea verdad there's no proof that that's true tendrá que presentar pruebas de ello he will have to provide evidence to prove it, he'll have to prove it esta nueva prueba this new (piece of) evidence esto es prueba concluyente de que nos mintió this is conclusive proof that he lied to us a las pruebas me remito this/that proves it 1.3 [Matemáticas/Mathematics] hacer la prueba de una operación to check one's calculations

    Compounds

    prueba circunstancial

    prueba de compra

    prueba del absurdo

    • la prueba del absurdo reductio ad absurdum

    pruebas materiales

    fpl
    • material evidence

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There are 2 translations of prueba in English:

prueba2

pruebas , etc
  • probar

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Word of the day esporádicamente
adv
sporadically …
Cultural fact of the day

The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.