Hyphenation of show

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Definitions of show:

The act of publicly exhibiting or entertaining
A remarkable show of skill
Something intended to communicate a particular impression
Made a display of strength A show of impatience A good show of looking interested
A social event involving a public performance or entertainment
They wanted to see some of the shows on Broadway
Pretending that something is the case in order to make a good impression
They try to keep up appearances That ceremony is just for show
Give an exhibition of to an interested audience
She shows her dogs frequently We will demo the new software in Washington
Establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment
The experiment demonstrated the instability of the compound The mathematician showed the validity of the conjecture
Provide evidence for
The blood test showed that he was the father Her behavior testified to her incompetence
Make visible or noticeable
She showed her talent for cooking Show me your etchings
Show in, or as in, a picture
This scene depicts country life The face of the child is rendered with much tenderness in this painting
Give expression to
She showed her disappointment
Indicate a place, direction, person, or thing
Either spatially or figuratively I showed the customer the glove section He pointed to the empty parking space He indicated his opponents
Be or become visible or noticeable
His good upbringing really shows The dirty side will show
Indicate a certain reading
Of gauges and instruments The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero The gauge read `empty'
Give evidence of, as of records
The diary shows his distress that evening
Take (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums
The usher showed us to our seats
Finish third or better in a horse or dog race
He bet $2 on number six to show

Synonyms of show:

noun entertainment, amusement
noun display, demonstration, demo
nounsocial event, communication
noun appearance, pretense, pretence, pretending, simulation, feigning
verb demo, exhibit, present, demonstrate
verb prove, demonstrate, establish, shew, confirm, corroborate, sustain, substantiate, support, affirm
verb testify, bear witness, prove, evidence, inform
verbshow off
verb picture, depict, render, represent, interpret
verb express, evince, convey, impart
verb indicate, point, inform
verb reveal, display, communicate, pass on, pass, put across
verbshow up, appear
verb read, register, record, indicate
verb read, register, record
verb usher, lead, take, direct, conduct, guide
verb race, run

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