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  • 1 Show — Show, v. t. [imp. {Showed}; p. p. {Shown}or {Showed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Showing}. It is sometimes written {shew}, {shewed}, {shewn}, {shewing}.] [OE. schowen, shewen, schewen, shawen, AS. sce[ a]wian, to look, see, view; akin to OS. scaw?n, OFries …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Show — Show, n. [Formerly written also shew.] 1. The act of showing, or bringing to view; exposure to sight; exhibition. [1913 Webster] 2. That which os shown, or brought to view; that which is arranged to be seen; a spectacle; an exhibition; as, a… …

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  • 3 Show Me — can refer to:* Show Me! , a sex education book * Show Me (TV series), a 1987 British TV game show hosted by Joe Brown * Show Me (album), a 1987 album by Canadian rock band 54 40 * Show Me , a song by The Pretenders from their 1984 album, Learning …

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  • 4 Show — can refer to:* A television program * A theatrical production * A concert * A radio program * A donkey show * Show (album), a live album by British band The Cure * Show (fair), an Australian fair * Show (animal), a judged event in the hobby of… …

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  • 5 Show Me! — is a controversial sex education book by photographer Will McBride. It appeared in 1974 in German under the title Zeig Mal! , written with psychiatrist Helga Fleischhauer Hardt for children and their parents. It was translated into English a year …

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  • 6 show up — {v.} 1. To make known the real truth about (someone). * /The man said he was a mind reader, but he was shown up as a fake./ 2. To come or bring out; become or make easy to see. * /The detective put a chemical on the paper, and the fingertips… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 7 show up — {v.} 1. To make known the real truth about (someone). * /The man said he was a mind reader, but he was shown up as a fake./ 2. To come or bring out; become or make easy to see. * /The detective put a chemical on the paper, and the fingertips… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 8 Show — Show, v. i. [Written also shew.] 1. To exhibit or manifest one s self or itself; to appear; to look; to be in appearance; to seem. [1913 Webster] Just such she shows before a rising storm. Dryden. [1913 Webster] All round a hedge upshoots, and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Show Ya — Infobox musical artist Name = SHOW YA Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Japan Genre = Heavy metal Glam metal Hard rock J Rock Years active = 1984 1992, 1995 2006 Label = Associated acts = URL =… …

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  • 10 show — I. verb (showed; shown or showed; showing) Etymology: Middle English shewen, showen, from Old English scēawian to look, look at, see; akin to Old High German scouwōn to look, look at, and probably to Latin cavēre to be on one s guard Date: 12th… …

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  • 11 Show TV — Infobox TV channel name = Show TV logofile = ShowTV.png logosize = logoalt = 150px launch = March 1, 1992 closed date = share = share as of = share source = owner = Erol Aksoy (1992 1999) Mehmet Emin Karamehmet (1999 present) slogan = country =… …

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  • 12 show — See: GET THE SHOW ON THE ROAD, GO TO SHOW or GO TO PROVE, ROAD SHOW, STEAL THE SHOW, TALENT SHOW, VARIETY SHOW, WHOLE CHEESE or WHOLE SHOW …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 13 Show Up! — Infobox Album | Name = Show Up! Type = Album Artist = Joey Yung Released = September 30, 2003 Genre = Canto pop Length = 46:39 Label = EEG Last album = My Pride (2003) This album = Show Up! (2003) Next album = Nin9 2 5ive (2004) Show Up! is Joey… …

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  • 14 Show — Eine Show (von engl.: sehen lassen, zeigen; dt. Schau, Darbietung, Vorführung[1]) ist ein Ereignis mit Unterhaltungs , zum Teil auch mit Informationscharakter. Vorkommen Sie findet in der Regel vor Publikum statt und wird häufig in Hörfunk (s.… …

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  • 15 show in — or[out] or[up] or[to the door] {v. phr.} To usher; conduct; accompany. * / My husband will show you in, Mary said to the guests when they arrived at the door./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 16 show up — verb Date: 1826 transitive verb 1. to expose or discredit especially by revealing faults < showed them up as frauds > 2. to embarrass or cause to look bad especially by comparison < trying to show up the boss > 3. reveal < showed up my ignorance… …

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  • 17 show-me — adjective Date: 1909 insistent on proof or evidence …

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  • 18 Show jumping — Show jumping, also known as stadium jumping or jumpers, is a member of a family of English riding equestrian events that also includes dressage, eventing, hunters and equitation. Jumping classes are commonly seen at horse shows throughout the… …

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  • 19 Show control — is the use of technology to link together and operate multiple entertainment control systems in a coordinated manner. It is distinguished from entertainment control (a term much less common than its specific forms, e.g. lighting control), which… …

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  • 20 Show Luo — (traditionell chinesisch: 羅志祥; vereinfachte Schreibweise: 罗志祥; pinyin: Luó Zhīxiáng (* 30. Juli 1979), auch als Alan Luo, Show oder Xiao Zhu bekannt, ist ein taiwanischer Sänger, Moderator und Schauspieler. Er spricht außerdem fließend Japanisch …

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