raree-show


rar·ee–show

noun \ˈrer-ē-ˌshō\

Definition of RAREE-SHOW

:  a small display or scene viewed in a box :  peep show; broadly :  an unusual or amazing show or spectacle

Origin of RAREE-SHOW

alteration of rare show
First Known Use: 1684

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: rarefaction
Previous Word in the Dictionary: rare earth element
All Words Near: raree-show

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up raree-show? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).