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Show

v. t.1.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).
[imp. Showed ; p. p. Shown or Showed; p. pr. & vb. n. Showing. It is sometimes written shew, shewed, shewn, shewing.]
Go thy way, shew thyself to the priest.
- Matt. viii. 4.
Nor want we skill or art from whence to raise
Magnificence; and what can heaven show more?
- Milton.
2.To exhibit to the mental view; to tell; to disclose; to reveal; to make known; as, to show one's designs.
Shew them the way wherein they must walk.
- Ex. xviii. 20.
If it please my father to do thee evil, then I will shew it thee, and send thee away.
- 1 Sam. xx. 13.
3.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.
4.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.
I 'll show my duty by my timely care.
- Dryden.
5.To bestow; to confer; to afford; as, to show favor.
Shewing mercy unto thousands of them that love me.
- Ex. xx. 6.
To show forth
to manifest; to publish; to proclaim.
To show his paces
to exhibit the gait, speed, or the like; - said especially of a horse.
To show off
to exhibit ostentatiously.
To show up
to expose.
v. i.1.To exhibit or manifest one's self or itself; to appear; to look; to be in appearance; to seem.
Just such she shows before a rising storm.
- Dryden.
All round a hedge upshoots, and shows
At distance like a little wood.
- Tennyson.
2.To have a certain appearance, as well or ill, fit or unfit; to become or suit; to appear.
My lord of York, it better showed with you.
- Shak.
To show off
to make a show; to display one's self.
n.1.The act of showing, or bringing to view; exposure to sight; exhibition.
2.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.
As for triumphs, masks, feasts, and such shows.
- Bacon.
3.Proud or ostentatious display; parade; pomp.
I envy none their pageantry and show.
- Young.
4.Semblance; likeness; appearance.
5.False semblance; deceitful appearance; pretense.
Beware of the scribes, . . . which devour widows' houses, and for a shew make long prayers.
- Luke xx. 46. 47.
6.(Med.) A discharge, from the vagina, of mucus streaked with blood, occuring a short time before labor.
7.(Mining) A pale blue flame, at the top of a candle flame, indicating the presence of fire damp.
Show bill
a broad sheet containing an advertisement in large letters.
Show box
a box xontaining some object of curiosity carried round as a show.
Show card
an advertising placard; also, a card for displaying samples.
Show case
a gla ed case, box, or cabinet for displaying and protecting shopkeepers' wares, articles on exhibition in museums, etc.
Show glass
a glass which displays objects; a mirror.
Show of hands
a raising of hands to indicate judgment; as, the vote was taken by a show of hands.
Show stone
a piece of glass or crystal supposed to have the property of exhibiting images of persons or things not present, indicating in that way future events.
Noun1.show - a public exhibition of entertainment; "a remarkable show of skill"
2.show - something intended to communicate a particular impression; "made a display of strength"; "a show of impatience"; "a good show of looking interested"
Synonyms: display
3.show - a public exhibition or entertainment; "they wanted to see some of the shows on Broadway"
4.show - 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"
Synonyms: appearance
Verb1.show - show or demonstrate something to an interested audience; "She shows her dogs frequently"; "We will demo the new software in Washington"
2.show - 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"
3.show - provide evidence for; "The blood test showed that he was the father"; "Her behavior testified to her incompetence"
4.show - make visible or noticeable; "She showed her talent for cooking"; "Show me your etchings, please"
Antonyms:
conceal, hide - prevent from being seen or discovered; "Muslim women hide their faces"; "hide the money"
5.show - 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"
Synonyms: depict, picture, render
6.show - give expression to; "She showed her disappointment"
Synonyms: evince, express
7.show - 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"
Synonyms: point, indicate
8.show - make clear and visible; "The article revealed the policies of the government"
Synonyms: display, reveal
9.show - be or become visible or noticeable; "His good upbringing really shows"; "The dirty side will show"
Synonyms: show up
10.show - indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments; "The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero"; "The gauge read `empty'"
Synonyms: record, register, read
11.show - give evidence of, as of records; "The diary shows his distress that evening"
12.show - show (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums; "The usher showed us to our seats"
Synonyms: usher
13.show - finish third or better in a horse or dog race; "he bet $2 on number six to show"
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Browse
shovel in
Shovel-nosed
Shovel-nosed sturgeon
Shovelard
Shovelbill
Shovelboard
Shoveler
Shovelful
Shovelhead
shoveller
Shovelnose
shovelnose catfish
Shovelspur
shovelware
Shoven
shover
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show bill
show biz
Show box
show business
show card
Show case
Show glass
Show Me State
Show of hands
show off
Show stone
show the door
show time
show trial
show up
show window
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