demonstrated demonstrated  /ˈdɛ mən ˌstreɪ təd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having been demonstrated or verified beyond doubt

Usage(s):

  1. By breaking the law nonviolently he demonstrated the injustice of the law.
  2. Not only did his amazing performance establish Glenn Cunningham as the fastest miler in the world, but it demonstrated conclusively that he is also the most consistent.
  3. By 1951 Shockley's co-workers made his semiconductor sandwich and demonstrated that it behaved much as his theory had predicted.

News

  1. Love and Hate for Apple’s New Mobile Software

    After Apple demonstrated its new mobile software system, iOS 7, Twitter lit up with reactions from Apple fans, technology journalists and even some former Apple employees. Some absolutely loved the new design, while others despised it.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. Protests after Greek state broadcaster goes off air

    Thousands of people demonstrated outside the headquarters of Greece's state broadcaster Wednesday in protest over the government's sudden decision to suspend its activities as a budget-cutting move.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNN

  3. Phubby Wrist Cell Phone Holder will be Demonstrated and Available at Redmond Street Fair, OR, Announces Nifty-Nifty.com

    Nifty-Nifty.com announces Phubby wrist cell phone holder will be demonstrated and available at the Redmond Street Fair, Oregon, on June 15th and 16th. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Phubby-the-wrist-cubby/wrist-cell-phone-holder/prweb10787596.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "That was five years ago," said Gates. "I think the subsequent five years have demonstrated that the lesson was learned."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Robert Gates Source: Talk Radio News Service

  2. "The documents released Monday clearly demonstrated that the individuals subjected to enhanced interrogation techniques provided the bulk of intelligence we gained about al Qaeda," Cheney said in a written statement. "This intelligence saved...
    on Aug 25, 2009 By: Vice President Dick Cheney Source: Waco Tribune Herald

  3. "I think an overwhelming portion of the intensely demonstrated animosity toward President Barack Obama is based on the fact that he is a black man," Carter said in portions of an interviewed aired Wednesday on the "Today" show.
    on Sep 16, 2009 By: Jimmy Carter Source: Reuters Blogs (blog)

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