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shown

verb , past participle of show
variants: or showed

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1 to present so as to invite notice or attention
  • fishing for compliments, the neighbors showed their new SUV to everyone on the block
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2 to make known (something abstract) through outward signs
  • the actor's expressive face shows his every thought and emotion clearly
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3 to gain full recognition or acceptance of
  • that shows we're right
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4 to give advice and instruction to (someone) regarding the course or process to be followed
  • showed me how to play the guitar
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5 to point out the way for (someone) especially from a position in front
  • showed them the way to get home
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6 to come into view
  • another car showed just as we were thinking we'd have the whole place to ourselves
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