Translation of "prove" - English-Spanish dictionary

prove

verb uk /pruːv/ (present participle proving, past tense and past participle proved)

B1 to show that something is true

probar, demostrar
Can you prove that you weren’t there?
He’s desperately trying to prove his innocence.

to show a particular result or quality after a period of time

resultar
The operation proved a success.

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

prove

verb /pruːv/

to show to be true or correct

probar
This fact proves his guilt
He was proved guilty
Can you prove your theory?

to turn out, or be found, to be

resultar
His suspicions proved (to be) correct
This tool proved very useful.
proven adjective

(especially in law) proved

probado
a proven criminal.

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