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English definition of “show”

show

verb [T] (PROVE)    /ʃəʊ/ US  /ʃoʊ/ (showed, shown)
B2 to prove something or make the truth or existence of something known: She has shown herself (to be) a highly competent manager. His diaries show him to have been an extremely insecure person. [+ (that)] The diaries show (that) he was very insecure. Show me (that) I can trust you. [+ question word] Our research has shown (us) how little we know about this disease.Proving and disproving
(Definition of show verb (PROVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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