showing

noun

Definition of showing

  1. 1a :  an act or an instance of putting something (as an artist's work) on view :  displayb :  the presentation of a motion picturec :  show 5 fashion showings

  2. 2 :  performance, record made a good showing in competition

  3. 3a :  a statement or presentation of a caseb :  appearance, evidence

Examples of showing in a sentence

  1. The movie's last showing tonight is at 10:30.

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of showing

before 12th century


SHOWING Defined for English Language Learners

showing

noun

Definition of showing for English Language Learners

  • : the act of making a movie, television show, piece of art, etc., available for the public to see

  • : a performance or appearance of a particular kind


Law Dictionary

showing

noun show·ing

Legal Definition of showing

  1. :  an act or instance of establishing through evidence and argument appears to require a more specific showing of need by those who seek to perform drug-testing — D. A. Grossbaum failed to make a prima facie showing of a constitutional violation warranting suppression of the evidence



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