Definitions For Show


  • The act of publicly exhibiting or entertaining
  • Pretending that something is the case in order to make a good impression
  • A social event involving a public performance or entertainment
  • Something intended to communicate a particular impression
  • A performance in a theater that usually includes singing and dancing
  • A public performance that is intended to entertain people
  • A television or radio program


  • Establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment
  • Indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments
  • Give evidence of, as of records
  • Indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively
  • Give expression to
  • Provide evidence for
  • Finish third or better in a horse or dog race
  • Show in, or as in, a picture
  • Take (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums
  • Make visible or noticeable
  • Be or become visible or noticeable
  • Give an exhibition of to an interested audience
  • To cause or allow (something) to be seen
  • To give information that proves (something)
  • To teach (someone) how to do or use something especially by letting that person see you do or use it

Is Show a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Show is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Show in a Sentence

  • You have to show your tickets at the gate.
  • You're the only person that I've shown this letter to.
  • They showed the theory to be faulty.
  • She was the star of the show.
  • The band always puts on a good show.
  • A show of his early paintings

Synonyms for Show

Antonyms for Show

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