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showing

noun

Simple Definition of showing

  • : the act of making a movie, television show, piece of art, etc., available for the public to see

  • : a performance or appearance of a particular kind

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of showing

  1. 1a :  an act or an instance of putting something (as an artist's work) on view :  displayb :  the presentation of a motion picturec :  show 5 <fashion showings>

  2. 2 :  performance, record <made a good showing in competition>

  3. 3a :  a statement or presentation of a caseb :  appearance, evidence

Examples of showing in a sentence

  1. The movie's last showing tonight is at 10:30.



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of showing

before 12th century

Rhymes with showing


Law Dictionary

showing

noun show·ing

Legal Definition of showing

  1. :  an act or instance of establishing through evidence and argument <appears to require a more specific showing of need by those who seek to perform drug-testing — D. A. Grossbaum> <failed to make a prima facie showing of a constitutional violation warranting suppression of the evidence>





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