show business

noun
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of show business

:the arts, occupations, and businesses (such as theater, motion pictures, and television) that comprise the entertainment industry

Examples of show business in a Sentence

  1. She has been in show business for over 30 years.

  2. actors trying to break into show business

First Known Use of show business

1840


SHOW BUSINESS Defined for English Language Learners

show business

noun

Definition of show business for English Language Learners

  • : the entertainment industry involved in making movies, television shows, plays, etc.


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