show-and-tell

noun \ ˈshō-ən(d)-ˈtel \

Definition of show-and-tell

1 :a classroom exercise in which children display an item and talk about it
2 :a public display or demonstration

First Known Use of show-and-tell

1941


SHOW-AND-TELL Defined for English Language Learners

show-and-tell

noun

Definition of show-and-tell for English Language Learners

  • : a school activity in which children show an item to the class and talk about it


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