Definition of EXHIBITION

a public showing of objects of interest <an exhibition of valuable and fascinating artifacts from a recovered pirate ship>
an outward and often exaggerated indication of something abstract (as a feeling) for effect <for the benefit of the crowd, the professional wrestler made a great exhibition of ferocity>
Related Words act, charade, facade (also fa├žade), front, guise, pretense (or pretence), put-on, semblance, simulation; affectation, pose, sham; betrayal, disclosure

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