How to use Proof-positive in a sentence
Here is proof positive that Crawford does not copy Letter but gives Darnley's words as reported to him by Darnley - words that Darnley was proud of, - while Mary, returning on the second day of writing to the topic, does not quote Darnley's brave words, but merely contrasts his speaking "very bravely at the beginning" with his pitiful and craven later submission; "he has ever the tear in his eye," with what follows.
The Fathers of the Church had repeated times without number that the priesthood stands above even the supreme secular authority; the Bible was full of stories most aptly illustrating this theory; nobody questioned that, within the Church, the pope was the Vicar of Christ, and that, as such, his powers were unlimited; as proof positive could be cited councils and decretals - whether authentic or spurious; at any rate all authorized by long usage and taken as received authorities.
In fact, this error of the author alone is proof positive that he must have lived at a very late period, when the record of most of the earlier historical events had become hopelessly confused and perverted.
This is proof positive of all the lies we've ever been told about the great nuclear white elephant.
This is proof positive of all the lies we 've ever been told about the great nuclear white elephant.Advertisement
Her long list of nominations as well as her long list of awards is proof positive that Ellen Page is a talented actress.
High CD sales and the popularity of Foo Fighters tabs are proof positive that there's life after Nirvana for Dave Grohl.
Temecula is a great place to visit and proof-positive that you don't have to travel too far north in California to taste some good wines.
Modern believers in the prophesy point to the current debate about climate change and global warming as proof positive that the world is indeed heading for the kinds of changes that the Mayans predicted.
Students of the paranormal must judge each image as it comes and decide for themselves whether the image is proof positive of the human spirit.Advertisement
Although it's doubtful the images in the spirit photographs exhibited by Conan Doyle were truly real, there's little doubt that he believed the images were proof positive of life after death.
Pictures of unexplained phenomenon are fascinating, and if reproducible under similar conditions, they are wonderful proof positive that ghosts exist.
When it comes to playing with the Ouija board, these recent Ouija board stories show that there are never 100% proof positive ways to protect yourself and your playing cohorts from mischievous and downright dangerous spirits.
Of course, the video doesn't provide proof positive that the Texas animal was truly the Chup, but because the source of the video was an officer of the law, greater credence was given to the footage.
It is proof positive that consistently good work will pay off in the end.Advertisement
Josie’s premature birth and early health struggles were viewed by some as proof positive of the risk of Michelle’s pregnancy.