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demonstrate
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Hard Times
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  • Because;’ here was something to demonstrate, and it set him up again; ’because the reply depends so materially, Louisa, on the sense in which we use the expression.
  • You must use,’ said the gentleman, ’for all these purposes, combinations and modifications (in primary colours) of mathematical figures which are susceptible of proof and demonstration.

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  • What escape have I had from problems that could be demonstrated, and realities that could be grasped?’
  • ’Yes, ma’am,’ returned Bitzer, with a demonstration of great respect for Mrs. Sparsit’s oracular authority.

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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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