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Show (IPA: /ˈʃoʊ/)


Show (v. t.)

To exhibit or present to view; to place in sight; to display; -- the thing exhibited being the object, and often with an indirect object denoting the person or thing seeing or beholding; as, to show a house; show your colors; shopkeepers show customers goods (show goods to customers).

Show (v. t.)

To exhibit to the mental view; to tell; to disclose; to reveal; to make known; as, to show one's designs.

Show (v. t.)

Specifically, to make known the way to (a person); hence, to direct; to guide; to asher; to conduct; as, to show a person into a parlor; to show one to the door.

Show (v. t.)

To make apparent or clear, as by evidence, testimony, or reasoning; to prove; to explain; also, to manifest; to evince; as, to show the truth of a statement; to show the causes of an event.

Show (v. t.)

To bestow; to confer; to afford; as, to show favor.

Show (v. i.)

To exhibit or manifest one's self or itself; to appear; to look; to be in appearance; to seem.

Show (v. i.)

To have a certain appearance, as well or ill, fit or unfit; to become or suit; to appear.

Show (n.)

The act of showing, or bringing to view; exposure to sight; exhibition.

Show (n.)

That which os shown, or brought to view; that which is arranged to be seen; a spectacle; an exhibition; as, a traveling show; a cattle show.

Show (n.)

Proud or ostentatious display; parade; pomp.

Show (n.)

Semblance; likeness; appearance.

Show (n.)

False semblance; deceitful appearance; pretense.

Show (n.)

A discharge, from the vagina, of mucus streaked with blood, occuring a short time before labor.

Show (n.)

A pale blue flame, at the top of a candle flame, indicating the presence of fire damp.

Show

Any of several types of events with entertainment

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1993 live album by The Cure

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Video album

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Album by Persiana Jones

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Album by The Jesus Lizard

Show (Last Name / Surname)

Show is the #27,228 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 888 people had that surname.

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "it was a cardinal rule in the East not to show one's true feelings." - Anthony Burgess

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "when you are young you take the kindness people show you as your right"" - W. Somerset Maugham

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (MaloMyotismon: What next? What should I do? Show me what you fear.) Please! No! Not that! (MaloMyotismon: Very well!)" - Fictional last words in animated television series

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (Orders for soldiers) These are l'Cie. Show no mercy. They aren't people. They're targets." - Final Fantasy XIII

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (Some manuscripts read: If your brother sins, go and show him his fault.. .")" - Jesus


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