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show off

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of show off

  1. 1 to engage in attention-getting playful or boisterous behavior <the athletes warmed up, happily showing off for the crowd before the match officially started> Synonyms act up, clown (around), fool around, horse around, hotdog, monkey (around), showboat, cut up, skylarkRelated Words carry on, misbehave; roughhouse; caper, cavort, disport, frisk, frolic, gambol, lark, rollick, romp; carouse, maffick, revel, roar, wassail

  2. 2 to present so as to invite notice or attention <she just wants to show off her new jewelry> Synonyms display, disport, exhibit, expose, flash, flaunt, lay out, parade, produce, show, sport, strut, unveilRelated Words brandish, flourish, wave; advertise, air, announce, blaze, broadcast, herald, placard, post, proclaim, publicize, sound, trumpet; divulge, talk (about), tell (of); bare, discover, reveal, uncloak, uncover, unmaskNear Antonyms camouflage, disguise, mask; conceal, cover, curtain, enshroud, hide, obscure, occlude, occult, shroud, veil





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