Nor does he evince much interest in his past, saying, "I'm not really all that curious about myself."
The preference for a state-run plan seems to evince a lack of understanding of the policy issues.
I only wished to evince to him the regret I experienced at not seeing all the members of his family like him: this is all.
I shall be happy, on every occasion, to evince my regard for the Fraternity.
Good reasoning powers will evince themselves in many places, and will have their, reward.
Then, suddenly, he began to evince a great friendship for the Poissons.
The boy will be ready for this talk and will evince an interest in it that will be encouraging and promising.
Jerks at the reins only caused him to stamp and evince an inclination to turn around.
Various matters, in some of which Lowe did not evince much tact, produced friction between them.
"But he did not evince the slightest interest," she declares to Marcia.
c.1600, "disprove, confute," from French évincer "disprove, confute," from Latin evincere "conquer, elicit by argument, prove," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + vincere "overcome" (see victor).
Meaning "show clearly" is late 18c. Not clearly distinguished from evict until 18c. Related: Evinced; evinces; evincing.