Definition of "demonstration" [dem•on•stra•tion]

  • (noun) The act of showing or making evident.
  • (noun) Conclusive evidence; proof.
  • (noun) An illustration or explanation, as of a theory or product, by exemplification or practical application.
  • (noun) A manifestation, as of one's feelings.
  • (noun) A public display of group opinion, as by a rally or march: peace demonstrations.

Use "demonstration" in a sentence

  • "But he is no mystical obscurantist nor does he privilege spiritual intuition above demonstration; rather he argues for their complementarity since ˜demonstration does not conflict with inner disclosure.™"
  • "This demonstration is a unique opportunity for the Latino community to raise our voice and concerns."
  • "No, the demonstration is against your understanding, not mine."

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