ex·​po | \ ˈek-(ˌ)spō How to pronounce expo (audio) \
plural expos

Definition of expo

Examples of expo in a Sentence

many of the bigger expos won't fit into the city's relatively small civic center
Recent Examples on the Web In 2010, an expo in Shanghai welcomed over 73 million visitors to the largest world’s fairgrounds ever, spanning a staggering 2.5 square miles. Grant Wong, Smithsonian Magazine, 21 Apr. 2022 People passed a Tencent booth at an expo in Beijing last year. Quentin Webb And Dave Sebastian, WSJ, 19 Mar. 2022 Explore the current world of wellness at this two-day public expo in the Palmer Events Center with three different programming areas, featuring vendors, fitness presentations and more. Abigail Rosenthal, Chron, 11 Mar. 2022 The expo runs from noon-7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and from 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday at Sharonville Convention Center, 11355 Chester Road. Luann Gibbs, The Enquirer, 16 Mar. 2022 The expo will take place at the Indiana Convention Center when here in Indianapolis. Cheryl V. Jackson, The Indianapolis Star, 15 Mar. 2022 The expo is also a platform for India to showcase and invest in military innovation. Manavi Kapur, Quartz, 4 Mar. 2022 Ting Internet presents a business and community resource expo from 5:30 to 8 p.m. March 22 at the Encinitas Community Center, 1140 Oakcrest Park Drive. Laura Groch, San Diego Union-Tribune, 6 Mar. 2022 The expo includes 12 different breed shows and sales as well as juniors competition, judging competition and a trade show. Gege Reed, The Courier-Journal, 2 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of expo

1913, in the meaning defined above

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27 Apr 2022

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“Expo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/expo. Accessed 29 May. 2022.

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