Translation of "proof" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /pruːf/ us /pruf/

a fact or a piece of information that shows something exists or is true

She showed us her passport as proof of her identity.
My landlord has asked for proof that I’m employed.


suffix uk / -pruːf/ us / -pruːf/

protecting against, or not damaged by, a particular thing

a prueba de
a bullet-proof vest
a waterproof/wind-proof jacket
frost-proof pots for the garden

(Translation of “proof” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /pruːf/

(a piece of) evidence, information etc that shows definitely that something is true

We still have no proof that he is innocent.

a first copy of a printed sheet, that can be corrected before the final printing

She was correcting the proofs of her novel.

in photography, the first print from a negative.

-proof suffix

able to withstand or avoid something

a prueba de

(Translation of “proof” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)