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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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"She's showing off her legs but she's wearing tights, and she's showing off her arms but under a sheer fabric.
The designers - winners of last November's BDI Industry and Genius Awards - are showing off their wares at the interiors trade fair at the NEC in a bid to show off the best of what the West Midlands has to offer in design, innovation and production.
The court was told that Larsen, of Brixham Avenue, Gateshead, lost control of his 175mph Toyota Supra while showing off its power to pal Karl Blackett, 19, of Low Fell, Gateshead.
But add a draped-front sweater and mermaid skirt and, suddenly, you're showing off a classic hourglass shape.
Instead, you say manliness is all about showing off, looking for trouble, and dealin' with this thing called "nihilism," which, as far as I can tell, means livin' as if God don't exist.
And she thrilled sunseekers by showing off her sexy new look.
A Texas rancher vacationing in Australia met a farmer who was showing off his wheat field.
And now arson investigation dog Sam will be showing off his skills on a trip to top dog show Crufts.
THE BOLSHOI BALLET'S tour to the United States this fall is showing off more than the traditional tutus and macho men.
Two British sports car companies proudly displayed new vehicles, withMorgan showing off its Roadster built at Malvern Link in Worcestershire and Blackpool-based TVR unveiling its Tuscan 2.
He delights in guiding guests through his forest, showing off unique wild plants, including Brazil's only native banana--small and sweet, with large, tooth-breaking seeds.
Summary: California [USA], August 28 (ANI): Pictures of Google's unreleased Pixel 4 flagship smartphone have reportedly leaked via Telegram, showing off the first Android 10 device.