Translation of "prove" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /pruːv/ us past tense proved, past participle mainly US proven

B1 to show that something is true

ispat etmek, kanıtlamak
They knew who had stolen the money, but they couldn't prove it.
[ + (that) ] Can you prove that you weren't there?
→ Opposite disprove
prove (to be) sth

B2 to show a particular quality after a period of time

çıkmak, anlaşılmak, görünmek/göstermek, bulunmak
The new treatment has proved to be very effective.
prove yourself

to show that you are good at something

kendini ispat etmek/kanıtlamak
I wish he'd stop trying to prove himself all the time.

(Translation of “prove” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)