Prove

Prove

, v. i. 1. To make trial; to essay.
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2. To be found by experience, trial, or result; to turn out to be; as, a medicine proves salutary; the report proves false. "The case proves mortal." Arbuthnot.
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So life a winter's morn may prove.
Keble.
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3. To succeed; to turn out as expected. [Obs.] "The experiment proved not." Bacon.
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