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showplace

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noun show·place \-ˌplās\

Simple Definition of showplace

  • : a beautiful or important place that people enjoy seeing

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of showplace

  1. :  a place (as an estate or building) that is regarded as an example of beauty or excellence

Examples of showplace in a sentence

  1. They have transformed their home into a showplace.



1794

First Known Use of showplace

1794


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