Definition of 'showing'
Example sentences containing 'showing'
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One of the more concerning aspects of the data yesterday was the poor showing of the consumer goods segment within manufacturing. Times, Sunday Times (2011)One very poor showing in all this was France. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The strong British showing came in a year that held few surprises. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He is certainly due a strong showing at Wentworth. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The university is ranked lower than in previous years in our league table on account of its poor showing in the national student survey. Times, Sunday Times (2008)So how is this poor showing by US funds to be explained? Times, Sunday Times (2007)Popular discontent was further increased by Spain's poor showing abroad. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)One explanation is that England's poor showing has discouraged spectators. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The same Cornwall where Ukip hopes for a strong showing. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Derwent London is expected to make a strong showing when it reports half-year results. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A poor showing against the Geordies. The Sun (2013)The National Front was already struggling to limit the damage from an unexpectedly poor showing in national county council elections. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The pound's strong showing is another sign of economic recovery in the UK. The Sun (2013)She does not feel that they make so-called sacrifices for her by seeing the early showing of a film, because they also benefit from her career. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Synonyms of 'showing'
display, staging, presentation, exhibition
performance, demonstration, track record, show
Trends of 'showing'
Very Common. showing is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'showing'
British English: showing /ˈʃəʊɪŋ/ NOUN
A showing is a presentation, exhibition, or display.
We were invited to a private showing of the film.
- American English: showing
- Arabic: مَظْهَر
- Brazilian Portuguese: exibição
- Chinese: 放映
- Croatian: prikazivanje
- Czech: prezentace
- Danish: fremvisning
- Dutch: vertoning
- European Spanish: actuación papel
- Finnish: esitys
- French: démonstration
- German: Ausstellung
- Greek: προβολή
- Italian: presentazione
- Japanese: 展示
- Korean: 전시회
- Norwegian: visning
- Polish: pokaz
- European Portuguese: exibição
- Romanian: prezentare
- Russian: показ
- Spanish: actuación
- Swedish: föreställning
- Thai: การแสดง
- Turkish: gösterim film vb
- Ukrainian: показ
- Vietnamese: buổi trình diễn
Definition of showing from the Collins English Dictionary
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