Dictionary

showman

noun show·man \ˈshō-mən\

: a person who is good at entertaining people

Full Definition of SHOWMAN

1
:  the producer of a play or theatrical show
2
:  a notably spectacular, dramatic, or effective performer
show·man·ship \-ˌship\ noun
ADVERTISEMENT

First Known Use of SHOWMAN

circa 1734
SHOWMANSHIP Defined for Kids

showman

noun show·man \ˈshō-mən\
plural show·men \-mən\

Definition of SHOWMAN for Kids

:  a person having a special skill for presenting something in a dramatic way

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: showmanlyPrevious Word in the Dictionary: show jumpingAll Words Near: showman
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears