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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment.

Usage examples (26)
  • Three articles stand in it: the table for the so - called shew-bread, the great lampstand, and the golden altar of incense.
  • My speech is plaine, without any rhetoricall shew of eloquence, hauing rather a regard to simple truth, than to decking words.
  • The older form "shew" appears only in the earliest editions.
  • But 'twas in shew; in heart it pleas'd them best. for more
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