road show

noun

Definition of road show

  1. 1 :  a theatrical performance given by a troupe on tour

  2. 2 :  a special engagement of a new motion picture usually at increased prices

  3. 3 :  a promotional presentation or meeting conducted in a series of locations

First Known Use of road show

1874


ROAD SHOW Defined for English Language Learners

road show

noun

Definition of road show for English Language Learners

  • : a group of people who travel to different places to entertain people or to advertise something

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