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evince Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. verb give expression to
    express; show.
    • She showed her disappointment
WordNet

E*vince" transitive verb
Etymology
L. evincere vanquish completely, prevail, succeed in proving; e out + vincere to vanquish. See Victor, and cf. Evict.
Wordforms
imperfect & past participle Evinced ; present participle & verbal noun Evincing
Definitions
  1. To conquer; to subdue. Obs.
    Error by his own arms is best evinced. Milton.
  2. To show in a clear manner; to prove beyond any reasonable doubt; to manifest; to make evident; to bring to light; to evidence.
    Common sense and experience must and will evince the truth of this. South.

Webster 1913


"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."

-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.

Fear not the Adverb Hell!

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