showing

5 ENTRIES FOUND:

showing

noun

: 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

Full Definition of SHOWING

1
a :  an act or an instance of putting something (as an artist's work) on view :  display
b :  the presentation of a motion picture
c :  show 5 <fashion showings>
2
:  performance, record <made a good showing in competition>
3
a :  a statement or presentation of a case
b :  appearance, evidence

Examples of SHOWING

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

First Known Use of SHOWING

before 12th century

Rhymes with SHOWING

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