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Definitions of show:

part of speech: past participle


part of speech: noun

A sight or spectacle; something exhibited for money; superficial appearance; ostentatious display; hypocritical pretence; public appearance.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To present an appearance; to be visible or noticeable; as, the stain shows.

part of speech: adjective


part of speech: verb

To present to view; to make or enable to see or know; to reveal; to give proof of; to publish; to teach, instruct, or inform; to point out; to confer or bestow; to afford; to appear or be in appearance.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To appear: to look:- pa. p. shown or showed.

part of speech: verb transitive

To present to view: to enable to perceive or know: to inform: to teach: to guide: to prove: to explain: to bestow.

part of speech: past tense


part of speech: noun

The act of exhibiting or displaying; the exhibition or display; parade; pomp; deceitful appearance or pretense; as, a show of wealth; sign or promise, as of metal in a mine.

part of speech: noun

Act of showing: display: a sight or spectacle: parade: appearance: plausibility: pretence.

part of speech: verb transitive

To present to view; exhibit; display; to tell, reveal, or make known; make clear; make ( a person) understand; direct; as, to show one to his seat; bestow; as, to show favor.

Usage examples for show:

  • Oh, no- it's a one- man show "Men, Women and Guns", H. C. (Herman Cyril) McNeile
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