show bill

noun

Definition of show bill

: an advertising poster

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Recent Examples on the Web Among other violations of council policy, the audit found mileage reimbursements made without required personal mileage logs and phone reimbursements without documents showing billing account numbers or receipts for payment. Robert Higgs, cleveland.com, "Cleveland council President Kevin Kelley vows to tighten rules after audit finds members expenses were approved despite incomplete reports," 27 Aug. 2019 Bill Nye hosted the popular PBS show Bill Nye the Science Guy for five years in the 1990s Could extraterrestrial life be out there? Helen Murphy, PEOPLE.com, "Bill Nye Believes in Aliens, Declares They 'Gotta Be Out There' at Men in Black Premiere," 12 June 2019 That being said, he got slammed for this joke, and it wasn’t mentioned that this was a late-night show billed as an offensive show. Todd Vanderwerff, Vox, "Comedian Chris Gethard on offensive humor: tell the jokes, but don’t police the response," 30 Nov. 2018 Ari Heist, her frequent collaborator, opens a show billed as Holiday & Hits, so expect some seasonal tunes and duets amid her signature renditions of Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen, and Sondheim songs. Philly.com, "Drink with Shayne Gostisbehere, Punk Rock Flea Market and more things to do in Philadelphia, Dec. 15-19," 13 Dec. 2017 The photo atop the story shows Bill Ford, executive chairman of the auto maker, last week in his office in Dearborn, Mich., which features a model of the 1957 Continental Mark II. Joann S. Lublin, WSJ, "Bill Ford Thinks His Company Lacks Vision—and That He Can Fix It," 8 Aug. 2017

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circa 1750, in the meaning defined above

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“Show bill.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/show%20bill. Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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