Definition of showtime
: the scheduled or actual time at which a show or something likened to a show begins
Examples of showtime in a Sentence
We have five minutes until showtime.
Showtime is in five minutes.
Recent Examples of showtime from the Web
Check the festival site for showtimes and locations.
The jump from search to showtime isn’t all sunshine and Technicolor rainbows, though.
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First Known Use of showtime
SHOWTIME Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of showtime for English Language Learners
: the time when a play, movie, etc., begins
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