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show

(Display), noun affectation, amusement, array, ceremony, chance, color, deceptive appearance, delusion, demonstration, distortion, exhibit, exhibition, façade, flashiness, flourish, frills, front, illusion, manifestation, materialization, occasion, outward show, parade, phenomenon, pomp, pomposity, pose, presence, pretense, pretext, revelation, scene, semblance, show, showiness, sight, simulation, specious appearance, splash, trick, veneer, window-dressing
Associated concepts: show cause

show

(Production), noun entertainment, exhibition, exposition, performance, presentation, spectacle

show

(Come into view), verb be seen, be visible, bring under notice, make one see, materialize, present one's self

show

(Detail), verb adduce, attest, bare, be visible, bear, cite, clarify, demean, demonstrate, denote, depict, designate, detail, disclose, display, document, edify, establish, evidence, evince, exemplify, exhibit, expose, express, furnish evidence, illustrate, indicate, inform, instruct, lay bare, make known, manifest, point out, point the way, portray, present, present one's self, prove, render, represent, reveal, set forth, set straight, signify, specify, tell, testify, unveil, unfold, unmask
See also: adduce, appearance, argue, bare, bear, betray, brandish, cite, clarify, color, demean, demonstrate, denote, denude, depict, designate, detail, discipline, disclose, disinter, display, document, edify, educate, emerge, establish, evince, exhibit, explain, expose, express, expression, flaunt, histrionics, hypocrisy, illustrate, indicate, instruct, introduce, look, manifest, manifestation, performance, phenomenon, portray, present, pretense, pretext, produce, prove, purport, render, represent, semblance, signify, specify, state, teach, testify, unveil
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A GROUP of teachers and students captured on camera in an historic series of pictures handed to Honley Civic Society show faces looking composed, relaxed and brimming with character.
LOVE could be in the air for Big Brother's Midland contestant Rebecca Shiner - but the show faces an uncertain future after a new police probe.
TAGGART star Alex Norton has revealed how the show faces a daily battle to finish filming before hecklers yell: "There's been a murr-durr".
While no ageing rocker myself, isn't it terrific that here's a group of men who, in spite of being in a youth-mad business, look like they've been around block many times and live life to the full In an age of growing interest in cosmetic surgery, the band with an average age of 60 now proudly show faces that have more lines on them than the London tube map.
The show faces a North-East challenge on four fronts in the race for gold.
LATE LATE SHOW faces a tough second round test in the Tote Gold Cup at Shelbourne on Saturday after yesterday's draw threw him against Jet Spray in heat four, writes Michael Fortune.