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Synonyms for show



be visible


  • be visible
  • be seen
  • be obvious
  • be in view
  • be revealed


  • be invisible

turn up



show off


show someone up

show something up

Synonyms for show

to come into view

to make a public and usually ostentatious show of

to make known or identify, as by signs

to give a precise indication of, as on a register or scale

to be performed


show up: to come to a particular place

an act of showing or displaying

an impressive or ostentatious exhibition

a large public display, as of goods or works of art

Synonyms for show

something intended to communicate a particular impression

pretending that something is the case in order to make a good impression

give an exhibition of to an interested audience

establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment

indicate a place, direction, person, or thing

be or become visible or noticeable


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indicate a certain reading

give evidence of, as of records

take (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums

finish third or better in a horse or dog race

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Reingold and Burros note that other nonprofit organizations are beginning to do shows with similar formats.
Ironically, one of the first casualties of these new network shows was programming produced by the local stations: teen talk and news programs, academic quiz shows, storytelling and adventure-oriented magazines for younger children, and other community-oriented series.
The $430 million, says Jacobson, wouldn't even include other expenditures for booth decorators, trucking or the part-timers hired to work the show.
Although viewers find a lot to criticize about the current state of television talk shows, the Philadelphia Police Department found that the talk show format can lend itself to more than just outlandish revelations and sensationalized soul baring.
Ray Bolger slipped into television as a comedian on his own show, and when he moved it was dance.
At a time when the big four--NBC, CBS, ABC, and Fox--have only a handful of shows centered around blacks, UPN and WB have anchored their programming with comedies featuring African Americans.
Also very important was the German Expressionism show in 1953, "Deutsche Kunst, Meisterwerke des 20 Jahrhunderts" (German art, masterworks of the twentieth century), at the Kunstmuseum Lucerne, and, of course, in Paris " Les Sources du XXe siecle" (The sources of the twentieth century, 1958), and the Dubuffet retrospective at the Musee des arts decoratifs in 1960, as well as Documenta II in '59, curated by its founder, Arnold Bode.
Daytime talk shows have their own version of the freak show, Indeed, on her now-defunct show, Joan Rivers had actual sideshow freaks.
trade shows, or Germany's Hannover Fair CeBIT (a trade show for office and information technology and telecommunications)?
Under the deal, MySpace Secret Show artists will receive promotion in more than 550 Best Buy stores nationwide.
SudChemie is also exhibiting nanoclays at the show.