Simple Definition of show business
: 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
Examples of show business in a sentence
She has been in show business for over 30 years.
actors trying to break into show business
First Known Use of show business
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