show ring

noun

Definition of show ring

: a ring (as at a cattle show) where animals are displayed

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The trailer shows Ring-Con movements being used for everything from paddleboarding to flapping a a wing suit. Kyle Orland, Ars Technica, "Nintendo’s weird exercise ring is used to control a Switch RPG," 12 Sep. 2019 Internal company emails also show Ring providing suggested talking points for police officers to help them persuade homeowners to buy its products, and to allow their recordings to be shared. The Economist, "The Internet of Things will bring the internet’s business model into the rest of the world," 12 Sep. 2019 To do so, Deusser allows his horses to break away from competing and takes them to environments different to the show ring. CNN, "'Always want to learn:' Daniel Deusser on the secrets of his success," 10 July 2019 Several bystanders recorded cellphone videos that showed Ring on the ground with his hands cuffed behind his back and two police officers standing near him keeping onlookers away. Wayne K. Roustan, sun-sentinel.com, "IDs released of two involved in bus terminal police shooting," 25 June 2019 To protect yourself and others from contracting H1N2, DHHS recommends taking the following precautions: Refrain from eating or drinking in livestock barns or show rings. Michelle Gant, Fox News, "Michigan county fair attendees test positive for rare strain of swine flu," 13 Aug. 2018 Riding club board members were on hand to welcome visitors too and were very proud to share their historic clubhouse, barns and show rings. Jane Napier Neely, latimes.com, "The Valley Line: She has unbridled enthusiasm for June LCF Chamber of Commerce mixer," 25 June 2018 But first the Rottweiler must learn how to be a fancy show dog, and part of that training involves learning how to comport himself in the show ring. Lisa Gutierrez, kansascity, "Parents say 'Show Dogs' movie grooms kids for sexual abuse. Now those scenes are cut | The Kansas City Star," 24 May 2018 The quaint arena has a Lamella truss roof, and the show ring is surrounded by red wooden stadium seats and a working milk parlor. Lily Altavena, azcentral, "Raze or renovate? Arizona State Fairgrounds faces uncertain future," 14 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of show ring

1839, in the meaning defined above

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