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Shows (IPA: /ˈʃoʊz/)


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.

Shows

Family name

Show

Any of several types of events with entertainment

Show

1993 live album by The Cure

Show

Video album

Show

Album by Persiana Jones

Example Sentence (Quote)

" ""as the cinema shows us, they are much more accessible and, for that matter, much more wanton than our own women"" - Anthony Burgess

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A straw vote only shows which way the hot air blows." - O. Henry

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Agni is the deity, who shows us the (right) path" - Sama Veda

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Art shows how it loves, philosophy what it loves; mysticism knows only that it loves." - Philosophy

Example Sentence (Quote)

"As a father shows mercy to his sons, Jehovah has shown mercy to those fearing him." - Fathers


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