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demonstrate
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Anna Karenina
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  • Then the colonel, who began to show signs of feebleness, sat down on a bench in the courtyard and began demonstrating to Yashvin the superiority of Russia over Poland, especially in cavalry attack, and there was a lull in the revelry for a moment.
  • "Who was it he kissed yesterday with those lips?" he thought, looking at Stepan Arkadyevitch’s tender demonstrations to his wife.

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as in: It demonstrates my point. Define
to show
as in: demonstrate to protest Define
a public display supporting a cause -- usually joining with others in a political protest
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