Definition Of demonstrate


clearly show the existence or truth of (something) by giving proof or evidence.

their shameful silence demonstrates their ineptitude

take part in a public demonstration.

thousands demonstrated in favor of the government

Example Of demonstrate

  • A group has been on a rally to London to demonstrate its feelings and has also spelt out its views to Institute chiefs in a bid to keep tuition fees as low as possible.

  • A number of animal studies have demonstrated that exposure to lead salts is capable of inducing cancer.

  • As he demonstrated how to strike the ball, he ended up flat on his back, much to the disgust of Declan.

  • Clark's legal team demonstrated that vital medical evidence had been suppressed by the prosecution.

  • Gayle, arms raised towards the heavens and head thrown back, demonstrated nothing more than self-indulgence.

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