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demonstrate

dem·on·strate

demonstrate

 
 
pronunciation:
de mn streIt
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part of speech: verb
inflections: demonstrated, demonstrates, demonstrating
definition 1: to show how to do something.
The physical education teacher demonstrated some new exercises.
synonyms:
show
similar words:
describe, exhibit, explain, teach, tell
definition 2: to take part in a public activity to show that you are for or against something.
People demonstrated for women's rights.
 
similar words:
protest, strike
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