Show Synonyms and Antonyms
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Synonyms for Show
Display is defined as to show or make visible.
An instance of exhibiting.
To give or deal out, especially in parts or portions:
The definition of determine is to set limits, make a decision or find out exactly.
The act or process of producing:
To cause to learn by example or experience:
To exemplify is defined as to be the perfect example of something or to give an example to illustrate a point.
To appear in true character (Countable) A performer or performers in a show.
The act of pretending that what is imaginary is real.
To make known (something hidden or kept secret); disclose; divulge
To have a conference or talk; meet for discussion; converse
To turn the mind or thought in a particular direction or to a particular conclusion:
To picture mentally; imagine or visualize:
To represent dramatically, as on the stage:
To represent in a drawing or painting, especially in perspective.
(Telecommunications) To be able to hear what another person is saying over a radio connection. Belonging or relating to a baron or barons. Of or relating to the drama.
Seeming or trying to seem very important; pompous and showy
A mannerism or habit that is assumed rather than natural, especially to impress others. (Uncountable) The property of being florid.
The quality of being pompous; ostentation; self-importance The action of putting something out to public view; for example in a display or show.
The act or an instance of coming into public view:
The period of merrymaking and feasting celebrated just before Lent.
A ludicrous imitation; a caricature; a travesty; a gross perversion.
An elaborate drama, often staged outdoors, celebrating a historical event or presenting the history of a community
A public show or exhibition on a grand scale
Entertainment is defined as a funny or interesting performance or show. To exhibit the manifests or prepared invoices of; to declare at the customhouse.
To display an antigen on the cell surface. Used especially of cells such as macrophages and dendritic cells, where the displayed antigen activates T cells as part of the immune response.
To deprive of shelter or protection; lay open to danger or harm:
Flaunt is defined as to go out of your way to display something, such as your wealth or your body, in a manner that is generally considered offensive, inappropriate or gaudy.
To affirm as accurate, genuine, or true.
To support or establish the certainty or validity of; verify:
To induce to believe something; convince
To enter in or as in a record or list; enroll or record officially
To make bare; uncover or reveal:
To strip of or as of clothes; uncover; divest
To appear is to seem or look a certain way.
To send out; to put into circulation; as, to issue notes from a bank.
To weave (a tapestry, for example) on a loom.
To become fact; develop into something real or tangible; be realized
To describe or depict with words or gestures.
Depict is to describe, show or paint a picture either literally or in words.
To represent by a sign, symbol, number, or formula:
To present or picture to the mind
Also used with off: brandish
To make a public and usually ostentatious show of.
To amuse oneself in a light, frolicsome manner.
To appear or occur suddenly:
Sport is defined as to wear, usually something that calls attention. To attend to in order to guard and protect; to accompany as a safeguard; to give honorable or ceremonious attendance to
To guide or direct in a course:
To serve as the pilot of (a plane, for example).
To direct or divert along a particular course.
To shepherd is defined as to herd or guide.
To guide a vessel or vehicle.
To denote is defined as to represent or be a sign of something.
Mark is defined as to put an indication or symbol on something in order to identify it.
To include as an item in a set of specifications
To pursue or hunt (game, etc.)
To prove that something, such as a document, is what it purports to be, especially so that the item can be admitted into evidence at a trial or hearing. For example, a party wishing to admit a letter into evidence may ask the witness whether it is, indeed, the letter he received, does he recognize the handwriting, and similar questions.
To make more certain the validity of; confirm; bolster; support
To set up (a government, nation, business, etc.); found; institute
To substantiate is to prove a claim to be true or back up a claim with evidence.
To make binding under the law; give legal force to; declare legally valid
To make a formal verification in support of (a pleading).
One of the forms in which someone or something, such as a person, a divine being, or an idea, is revealed. A long outer garment worn over the shoulders covering the back; a cape, often with a hood.
The color of a person's skin
A substance used to color something. (Figuratively) The appearance of something on the outside which masks what's beneath.
A deceptive outward appearance
A deceptive outward appearance
The forehead or face, especially of a bird or other animal.
A kind of paint that dries to a shiny finish.
Outward appearance or aspect; semblance.
A sculptured or molded likeness of the face
The definition of a masquerade is a fancy costume party where the guests wear masks, or to live or act in a false way.
Any attractive but superficial appearance or display
A deceptive outward appearance.
The definition of acting is the job of someone in the performing arts who takes on roles in performances like movies or plays.
An impressively large number, as of persons or objects:
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a style in art and architecture developed in Europe from the early 17th to mid-18th century, emphasizing dramatic, often strained effect and typified by bold, curving forms, elaborate ornamentation, and overall balance of disparate parts.
Glaringly conspicuous or obtrusive
Like a carnival, as in being excessive, disordered, chaotic, surreal, vital, etc.
(Linguis.) Having the function of pointing out or specifying, and having its reference determined by its context
The definition of demonstrative is someone who is prone to showing affection or emotion, or something that serves as a demonstration or as conclusive evidence and proof.
Too showy or ornate; florid, extravagant, etc.
Having glitter; sparkling; glittery (Of a person, their language or writing) given to using language in a showy way by using an excessive amount of difficult words to impress others; bombastic; turgid
The definition of ornate is heavily decorated, very elaborate or showy.
Directly pointing out; clearly demonstrative
All-seeing; comprehensive, inclusive.
Of or relating to the rococo.
Making a striking or aesthetically pleasing display:
A trademark for a method of making color motion pictures in which films sensitive to different primary colors are exposed simultaneously and are later superimposed to produce the full-color print.
Of, relating to, or suitable for dramatic performance or the theater.
Small, rare, or artistic objects placed about a room for decoration
An explanation by example, experiment, etc.
The definition of an exhibition is a large public showing or display of art, products or athletic skills.
Exposure is defined as the state of being in contact with something or is defined as a condition that can develop from being subject to bad weather.
The definition of an extravaganza is an elaborate party, festival or artistic fantasy.
Fanfare is defined as a loud and flashy display, or a short and dramatic trumpet flourish.
A dramatic or stylish movement, as of waving or brandishing:
A showy, useless decoration or elaboration Pretension in appearance; looking overly done and distastefully adorned.
Ostentation is an overdone, pretentious, vulgar or tacky display of wealth or knowledge.
Pageants and their presentation. The property of being showy.
The use of a computer to calculate, by means of extrapolation, the effect of a given physical process (Uncountable) The state or quality of being specious.
An impressive or ostentatious exhibition
An extravagant display or large amount:
Something showy but worthless
To show the way to; lead; guide; escort (Dated) To put a direction or address upon; to mark with the name and residence of the person to whom anything is sent.
To expose to view, as by removing a cover; uncover.
To make public; to several or communicate to the public; to tell (a secret) so that it may become generally known; to disclose; -- said of that which had been confided as a secret, or had been before unknown; as, to divulge a secret.
To show plainly; indicate; make manifest; esp., to show that one has (a specified quality, feeling, etc.)
Expound is defined as to explain further or in more detail.
To serve as a guide for someone or something; to lead or direct in a way; to conduct in a course or path. To point out; to discover; to direct to a knowledge of; to show; to make known.
To assume a certain attitude or behave in a certain way, especially to make an impression or gain an advantage:
To announce officially and publicly; declare:
To put into a theatrical setting
To remove the cover of an object
To act as an usher to; escort or conduct (others) to seats, etc. (Archaic) Alternative form of . show
To tell a court what pertinent information to a case one has, while under oath, and while the defendant is present.
give an exhibition of to an interested audience
Sight is the ability to see, the act of seeing or something seen.
The definition of a program is a planned series of events, a performance or a booklet telling you what events to expect as part of a series of events.
The act or manner of using a card, piece, or ball in a game or sport:
(Intransitive) To have an effect, especially a noticeable one; to be apparent, to be demonstrated.
A piece of light fabric, as of net or gauze, worn, esp. by women, over the face or head or draped from a hat to conceal, protect, or enhance the face
Unrestrained or excessive in emotional expression; gushy: Of, pertaining to, or in the nature of a revelation
To behave so as to attract attention; show off. To show the steps taken to create a logical argument or equation.
To provide evidence for, or suggest the truth of.
Dignified or magnificent display; splendor:
A representative exhibition of the lifetime work of an artist
A demonstration, lecture, or speech that is presented to an audience:
Something that occurs; event; incident
bringing before the public A stage performance, show or film which involves singing, dancing and musical numbers performed by the cast as well as acting. (Dated) A display of coloured lights that move in shifting patterns.
Antonyms for Show
To give up by leaving or ceasing to operate or inhabit, especially as a result of danger or other impending threat:
The act of hindering or preventing the discovery, knowledge, or sight of something.
Reality; actual existence
Hide is defined as to conceal something, oneself, or others.
To curtail or inhibit the activity of something, such as the immune system or a gene.
To stop short at (a fence, etc.), without jumping it
To disclaim connection with, responsibility for, etc.; to refuse to acknowledge; to disown; to abjure; to disavow.
To forbid, prohibit, or decide against:
Words Related to Show
To make a record of information.
A false claim or profession
The definition of a comedy is a play, film or book that is light, funny and generally has a happy ending or any entertainment or amusement that is funny.
Theatrical plays of a particular kind or period:
The definition of a movie is a motion picture or film produced for entertainment that tells a story.
Explain is defined as to make something clear or to account for something or tell why something happened.
The definition of convince is to persuade someone with evidence or argument. (May take two objects) To estimate or predict (a duration or probability) for (something).
To indicate or specify; point out:
Show is defined as to bring into view, teach, or display.
To understand; comprehend:
To assume and carry successfully, as the part of an actor; to represent or act; to sustain.
A display of insincere behavior Synonym Study
implies an ostentatious, impudent, or defiant display to flaunt one's riches, vices, etc.
implies the laying open and displaying of something, often unpleasant or objectionable, that has been covered or concealed this bathing suit exposes the scar, to expose his shady dealings
implies prominent display, often for the purpose of attracting public attention or inspection to exhibit products at a fair To
something is to spread it out so that it is shown to advantage jewelry displayed on a sales counter
implies putting or bringing something into view so that it can be seen or looked at show us the garden
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