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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


Related Words

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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They were grand programs, showing off not only the Royal Opera, and more particularly the Royal Ballet, the older and senior of the two companies, but also the expanded and refurbished theater it self, which in many ways took center stage.
At least 21 companies are showing off new screw and barrel designs.
1 is hosted by NBA All-Star Stephon Marbury and features hoops heroes such as Allen Iverson, Steve Francis and Tracy McGrady showing off their best moves.
The Girls Aloud member had her pins out on display along with showing off her new extensions either.
Halo 4 got a live-action trailer featuring real actors showing off the storyline elements of the game.
Showing off the culture and passion of these great sports fans will be mission No.
CORONATION Street star Samia Ghadie gave autograph hunters more than they bargained for yesterday - by showing off her engagement ring.
ART and design students at the University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, will be showing off their work during a week of special events.
YOUNGSTERS at John Shelton Community Primary School in Coventry have been showing off the wealth of inventions they created during a special design and technology week.
Wood feels that sharing photos is one of the great enjoyments of photography but until the introduction of the Picturevision, the options for showing off digital photographs left something to be desired.
In between practice, 8-year-old Katelynn Esphorst said she has been cheering since she was 3 and looked forward to showing off what she had learned.
But as she waited for her driver, she decided to lean on the boot showing off her newly rotund bottom and thighs.
Among the other designers showing off their work was Miuccia Prada.