English - Portuguese Dictionary

Translate Prove from Portuguese to English
prove: verb: pruːv
Portuguese translation(s) for : prove
prove [vt]
provar { ♪ provar}
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Phrase(s) for : prove
When I was sick you certainly proved the old saying, "A friend in need is a friend indeed." [English]
Some students need to improve, but the class as a whole is very good. [English]
As far as I know, the bank approved the loan. The boss is in his office, as far as I know. [English]
The committee members agreed as one to approve the plan. [English]
The amendments made by adding phosphorous improved the crop yields. [English]
The policy failed because the assumptions proved to be wrong. [English]
The local mayor is in bed with the property developers to get the plans for the new shopping centre approved quickly. [English]
The California bar approved Mr. Black to practice law. [English]
I guess you're right. As we can't disprove that he stayed in all day, I guess we will just have to take his word for it. [English]
It may be that the weather will improve tomorrow. [English]
Students can greatly improve practical abilities when given on-site training. In the classroom she was no big deal, but she had a lot of practical ability. [English]
The idea seemed simple in theory but in actuality, it proved difficult to carry out. [English]
The committee agreed to approve the plan. [English]
The agricultural engineer went to Cuba to demonstrate the latest improvements in crop irrigation. [English]
The alienation of foreign leaders will not improve the situation. [English]
Tony proved to be my guardian angel when the car broke down. [English]
I'll do anything to prove my love for you. [English]
Justin did not find home improvement projects appealing; he was more interested in computer games. [English]
The home improvement store is having a sale on appliances this weekend. [English]
Although Isabelle's parents know that she wants to date Elmer, they do not approve. [English]
Phrase(s) for : prove
(figurative) a course of action that is unproductive and offers no hope of improvement; "all the clues led the police into blind alleys"; "so far every road that we''ve been down has turned out to be a blind alley"
the act of performing; of doing something successfully; using knowledge as distinguished from merely possessing it; "they criticised his performance as mayor"; "experience generally improves performance"
the act of putting a person into a non-elective position; "the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee"
a takeover bid so attractive that the directors of the target company must approve it or risk shareholder protest
the action of opposing something that you disapprove or disagree with; "he encountered a general feeling of resistance from many citizens"; "despite opposition from the newspapers he went ahead"
the act of improving something; "their improvements increased the value of the property"
gradual improvement or growth or development; "advancement of knowledge"; "great progress in the arts"
the act of offering an improvement to replace a mistake; setting right
self-improvement in behavior or morals by abandoning some vice; "the family rejoiced in the drunkard''s reform"
a renovation that improves the outward appearance (as of a building)

Few words

improvementthe act of improving something; "their improvements increased the value of the property"
self-improvementthe act of improving yourself
improvera component that is added to something to improve it; "the addition of a bathroom was a major improvement"; "the addition of cinammon improved the flavor"
Proventila bronchodilator (trade names Ventolin or Proventil) used for asthma and emphysema and other lung conditions; available in oral or inhalant forms; side effects are tachycardia and shakiness
Proverbsan Old Testament book consisting of proverbs from various Israelit sages (including Solomon)
Book of Proverbsan Old Testament book consisting of proverbs from various Israelit sages (including Solomon)
Provencalthe medieval dialects of Langue d''oc (southern France)
proverba condensed but memorable saying embodying some important fact of experience that is taken as true by many people
improvementa change for the better; progress in development
provendera stock or supply of foods

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