What is show?

  • (verb): Show (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums.
    Synonyms: usher
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on show, shows:

The Ren & Stimpy Show
... The Ren Stimpy Show, often simply referred to as Ren Stimpy, is an American/Canadian animated television series, created by Canadian animator John Kricfalusi ... The show premiered on August 11, 1991 on Nickelodeon as part of its Nicktoons block along with Rugrats and Doug ... The show ran for five seasons on the network ...
NewsRadio - Syndication
... The show entered off-network syndication three months after the 4th season finale ... In October, 2000, A E picked up the rights to the show and eventually moved to The Biography Channel in 2003 ... In 2006, the show began airing on Nick at Nite and TBS for a short period of time ...
Super Bowl XXX - Television and Entertainment - Halftime Show
... Diana Ross performed during the halftime show, titled "Take Me Higher A Celebration of 30 years of the Super Bowl" ... The show featured a number of her songs along with pyrotechnics, special effects and stadium card stunts ... The show ended with Ross singing "Take Me Higher" from her 1995 album of the same name, and then she was taken from the field in a helicopter ...
Yogi Bear
... has appeared in numerous comic books, animated television shows and films ... supporting character in The Huckleberry Hound Show ... In January 1961, he was given his own show, The Yogi Bear Show, sponsored by Kellogg's, which included the segments Snagglepuss and Yakky Doodle ...
Mel Brooks - Career - The 2000 Year Old Man and Get Smart
... the 2000 Year Old Man act on The Steve Allen Show ... The show starred Ray Bolger as a southern science Professor at a large university who uses the principles of engineering on the college's football team and the team begins to win games ... The show was directed by Joshua Logan, who script doctored the second act and added a gay subtext to the plot ...

More definitions of "show":

  • (verb): Be or become visible or noticeable.
    Example: "The dirty side will show"
    Synonyms: show up
  • (noun): A public exhibition of entertainment.
    Example: "A remarkable show of skill"
  • (verb): Indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments.
    Synonyms: read, register, record
  • (noun): Something intended to communicate a particular impression.
    Example: "A show of impatience"; "a good show of looking interested"
    Synonyms: display
  • (verb): Make visible or noticeable.
    Example: "She showed her talent for cooking"; "Show me your etchings, please"
  • (noun): A public exhibition or entertainment.
    Example: "They wanted to see some of the shows on Broadway"
  • (verb): Finish third or better in a horse or dog race.
    Example: "He bet $2 on number six to show"
  • (verb): Indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively.
    Synonyms: indicate, point
  • (noun): Pretending that something is the case in order to make a good impression.
    Example: "That ceremony is just for show"
    Synonyms: appearance
  • (verb): Give evidence of, as of records.
    Example: "The diary shows his distress that evening"

Famous quotes containing the word show:

    You show me a politician with his heels ten feet in the air, and by Judas priest, I’ll show you an honest politician.
    Dalton Trumbo (1905–1976)

    I can still stand on life’s narrowest footing: but who would I be were I to show you this art. Would you like to see a ropedancer?
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    Peter: I’ll bet there isn’t a good piggy-back rider in your whole family. I never knew a rich man yet who could piggy-back ride.
    Ellie: You’re prejudiced.
    Peter: You show me a good piggy-backer and I’ll show you a real human. Now you take Abraham Lincoln, for instance. A natural piggy-backer.
    Robert Riskin (1897–1955)