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Proove vs. Prove: Mastering the Correct Spelling

Edited by Huma Saeed || By Sara Rehman || Updated on November 10, 2023
"Proove" is an incorrect spelling. The correct spelling is "Prove", meaning to establish the truth or validity of something.

Which is correct: Proove or Prove

How to spell Prove?

Proove is Incorrect

Prove is Correct

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Key Differences

Envision a courtroom where a lawyer says, "I will prove it!"
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023
Remember: no extra letters are needed to prove something.
Janet White
Sep 13, 2023
Think of "Prove" as a "proof" without the "f" at the end.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023
Recall that "move" has no double "o", and similarly neither does "Prove".
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023
Practice by writing, "To prove a point."
Huma Saeed
Sep 13, 2023
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Prove Definitions

"Prove" means to demonstrate the truth or existence of something through evidence.
The scientist could prove his theory.
Aimie Carlson
Sep 13, 2023
"Prove" can indicate that someone establishes their ability or worth.
She wanted to prove herself in her new job.
Huma Saeed
Sep 13, 2023
To establish the truth or validity of (something) by the presentation of argument or evidence
The novel proves that the essayist can write in more than one genre. The storm proved him to be wrong in his prediction.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To demonstrate the reality of (something)
He proved his strength by doing 50 pushups.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To show (oneself) to be what is specified or to have a certain characteristic
Proved herself to be a formidable debater.
Proved herself to be worthy of the task.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To establish by the required amount of evidence
Proved his case in court.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To establish the authenticity of (a will).
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To demonstrate the validity of (a hypothesis or proposition).
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Nov 17, 2022
To verify (the result of a calculation).
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Nov 17, 2022
To subject (a gun, for instance) to a test.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
(Printing) To make a sample impression of (type); proof.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
(Archaic) To find out or learn (something) through experience.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To be shown to be such; turn out
A theory that proved impractical in practice.
A schedule that proved to be too demanding.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
(transitive) To demonstrate that something is true or viable; to give proof for.
I will prove that my method is more effective than yours.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
(intransitive) To turn out; to manifest.
It proved to be a cold day.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
(copulative) To turn out to be.
Have an exit strategy should your calculations prove incorrect.
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Nov 17, 2022
(transitive) To put to the test, to make trial of.
They took the experimental car to the proving-grounds.
The exception proves the rule.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
(transitive) To ascertain or establish the genuineness or validity of; to verify.
To prove a will
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Nov 17, 2022
To experience.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To take a trial impression of; to take a proof of.
To prove a page
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Nov 17, 2022
(homeopathy) To determine by experiment which effects a substance causes when ingested.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
(baking) The process of dough proofing.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To try or to ascertain by an experiment, or by a test or standard; to test; as, to prove the strength of gunpowder or of ordnance; to prove the contents of a vessel by a standard measure.
Thou hast proved mine heart.
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Nov 17, 2022
To evince, establish, or ascertain, as truth, reality, or fact, by argument, testimony, or other evidence.
They have inferred much from slender premises, and conjectured when they could not prove.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To ascertain or establish the genuineness or validity of; to verify; as, to prove a will.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To gain experience of the good or evil of; to know by trial; to experience; to suffer.
Where she, captived long, great woes did prove.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To test, evince, ascertain, or verify, as the correctness of any operation or result; thus, in subtraction, if the difference between two numbers, added to the lesser number, makes a sum equal to the greater, the correctness of the subtraction is proved.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To take a trial impression of; to take a proof of; as, to prove a page.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To make trial; to essay.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To be found by experience, trial, or result; to turn out to be; as, a medicine proves salutary; the report proves false.
So life a winter's morn may prove.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
To succeed; to turn out as expected.
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
Be shown or be found to be;
She proved to be right
The medicine turned out to save her life
She turned up HIV positive
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Nov 17, 2022
Establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment;
The experiment demonstrated the instability of the compound
The mathematician showed the validity of the conjecture
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
Provide evidence for;
The blood test showed that he was the father
Her behavior testified to her incompetence
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
Prove formally; demonstrate by a mathematical, formal proof
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
Put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to;
This approach has been tried with good results
Test this recipe
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
Increase in volume;
The dough rose slowly in the warm room
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
Cause to puff up with a leaven;
Unleavened bread
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Nov 17, 2022
Take a trial impression of
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Nov 17, 2022
Obtain probate of;
Prove a will
Sara Rehman
Nov 17, 2022
"Prove" can refer to testing something to establish its quality or performance.
The new car model will prove itself on the racetrack.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023
"Prove" may mean to turn out to be.
He proved to be a reliable friend.
Janet White
Sep 13, 2023
"Prove" can also mean to validate or confirm something mathematically.
In geometry, we often need to prove theorems.
Aimie Carlson
Sep 13, 2023

FAQs

Which vowel is used before Prove?

The vowel "o" is typically used before "Prove".
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

What is the pronunciation of Prove?

"Prove" is pronounced as /pruːv/.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

What is the root word of Prove?

The root word of "Prove" is derived from Latin "probare" meaning to test or prove.
Janet White
Sep 13, 2023

What is the singular form of Prove?

"Prove" is a verb and doesn't have a singular or plural form like nouns do.
Janet White
Sep 13, 2023

Which preposition is used with Prove?

"Prove" can be used with various prepositions like "to", "in", "by", depending on the context.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

What is the verb form of Prove?

"Prove" itself is a verb.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

Why is it called Prove?

The word "Prove" comes from Old French "prover" meaning to test or prove.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

Is Prove a negative or positive word?

"Prove" is neutral; its connotation depends on the context in which it's used.
Aimie Carlson
Sep 13, 2023

Which conjunction is used with Prove?

Any conjunction can be used with "Prove", like "and", "but", "or", depending on the sentence.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

Which article is used with Prove?

The articles "a" or "the" can be used with nouns or adjectives related to "Prove", but not with the verb itself.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

Is Prove an abstract noun?

No, "Prove" is not an abstract noun, it's a verb.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

How many syllables are in Prove?

"Prove" has one syllable.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

How do we divide Prove into syllables?

"Prove" is a one-syllable word and can't be divided further.
Harlon Moss
Sep 13, 2023

What is the plural form of Prove?

"Prove" as a verb doesn't have a plural form.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

Is Prove an adverb?

No, "Prove" is not an adverb.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

Is Prove a collective noun?

No, "Prove" is not a collective noun.
Aimie Carlson
Sep 13, 2023

Is the word Prove is imperative?

Yes, in commands like "Prove it!".
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

What is a stressed syllable in Prove?

The entire word "Prove" is stressed as it's only one syllable.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

What part of speech is Prove?

"Prove" is a verb.
Janet White
Sep 13, 2023

Is Prove a vowel or consonant?

"Prove" is a word, not a vowel or consonant.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

Is the Prove term a metaphor?

"Prove" itself is not a metaphor, but can be used metaphorically in certain contexts.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

Is Prove a countable noun?

"Prove" is not a noun, so it's not countable.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

What is the opposite of Prove?

The opposite of "Prove" is "disprove".
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

Which determiner is used with Prove?

Determiners like "this", "that", "my", etc., can be used with nouns or adjectives related to "Prove", but not with the verb itself.
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

What is the first form of Prove?

The first form of "Prove" is "prove".
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

What is the second form of Prove?

The second form of "Prove" is "proved".
Janet White
Sep 13, 2023

What is the third form of Prove?

The third form of "Prove" is "proven" or "proved".
Aimie Carlson
Sep 13, 2023

How is Prove used in a sentence?

E.g., "To win the case, the lawyer must prove his client's innocence."
Sara Rehman
Sep 13, 2023

Is Prove a noun or adjective?

"Prove" is primarily a verb.
Janet White
Sep 13, 2023

What is another term for Prove?

Another term for "Prove" is "demonstrate".
Huma Saeed
Sep 13, 2023
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