Pronunciation of Demonstrate
/dˈɛmənstɹˌe͡ɪt/, /dˈɛmənstɹˌeɪt/, /d_ˈɛ_m_ə_n_s_t_ɹ_ˌeɪ_t/
Synonyms for demonstrate:
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
display, show (verb)
display or take public (verb)
sit in, march, parade.
certify, confirm, depose, illustrate, connote, witness, testify, exemplify, exhibit, determine, substantiate, validate, evince, declare, establish, betoken, observe, avouch, corroborate, state, attest, vouch, support, indicate, manifest, prove, authenticate, document, adduce.
explain, illustrate (verb)
Usage examples for demonstrate:
- She herself considered music a very tiresome and superfluous affair; but the Chief Forester had insisted that his daughter should demonstrate not only her ability as a housekeeper, but that she had also been educated in the higher arts. - "The Sign of Flame", E. Werner.
- Here his antagonist was the famous mathematician Wallis, who was able easily to demonstrate his errors. - "A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature", John W. Cousin.