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show business

noun

: the entertainment industry involved in making movies, television shows, plays, etc.

Full Definition of SHOW BUSINESS

:  the arts, occupations, and businesses (as theater, motion pictures, and television) that comprise the entertainment industry
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Examples of SHOW BUSINESS

  1. She has been in show business for over 30 years.
  2. actors trying to break into show business

First Known Use of SHOW BUSINESS

1850

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