floor show

noun

Definition of floor show 

: a series of acts presented in a nightclub

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If the rug is bigger, hide part of it under the sofa, or have an equal amount of floor showing on at least three sides of the rug. Jennifer Adams, Philly.com, "Ask Jennifer Adams: How to decorate with area rugs," 22 June 2018 Las Vegas is all bright lights and the transitory nature of floor shows while the gallery quietly makes the case that Washington is muted museum lighting and the permanence of history. Erik Brady, USA TODAY, "Picture perfect: Caps fans celebrate Stanley Cup Final on steps of nation's living room," 3 June 2018 Vegas is the Strip, with bright lights and floor shows. Erik Brady, USA TODAY, "Which Stanley Cup Final city is more sinful, Las Vegas or Washington?," 6 June 2018 The defeat of the latest Farm Bill on the House floor shows how far the old formula has unraveled. Ed Kilgore, Daily Intelligencer, "Farm Bill Defeated in House Over Food Stamp and Immigration Issues," 18 May 2018 The shiny-floor shows, as they are known in the industry, are especially lucrative. New York Times, "Reality TV Kingpin Mike Darnell Wants One More Hit," 13 May 2018 One mock-up of the bank’s new trading floor shows an expansive view of Central Park. Sonali Basak, Bloomberg.com, "Deutsche Bank Joins Wall Street Exodus for View of Central Park," 4 May 2018 Footage from the floor shows a flurry of hands reaching out and probing the former One Direction star. Lars Brandle, Billboard, "Harry Styles Was Grabbed in the Crouch During a Concert (and His Fans Aren't Happy)," 23 Oct. 2017 Footage from the floor shows a flurry of hands reaching out and probing the former One Direction star. Lars Brandle, The Hollywood Reporter, "Harry Styles Had His Crotch Grabbed During a Concert (and His Fans Aren't Happy)," 23 Oct. 2017

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1927, in the meaning defined above

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floor show

noun

English Language Learners Definition of floor show

: a series of acts by performers in a nightclub

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