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showpiece

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noun show·piece \ˈshō-ˌpēs\

Simple Definition of showpiece

  • : something that is the best or most attractive thing being shown

  • : something that is seen as an excellent or outstanding example of something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of showpiece

  1. :  a prime or outstanding example used for exhibition

Examples of showpiece in a sentence

  1. The museum's showpiece is a painting by Picasso.

  2. The house is an architectural showpiece.



1847

First Known Use of showpiece

1847


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