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Komba - Show. Display

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Definition of show
- Show n
- A public exhibition of entertainment; "a remarkable show of skill"
- Something intended to communicate a particular impression; "made a display of strength"; "a show of impatience"; "a good show of looking interested" [syn: {display}]
- A public exhibition or entertainment; "they wanted to see some of the shows on Broadway"
- Pretending that something is the case in order to make a good impression; "they try to keep up appearances"; "that ceremony is just for show" [syn: {appearance}] v
- Show or demonstrate something to an interested audience; "She shows her dogs frequently"; "We will demo the new software in Washington" [syn: {demo}, {exhibit}, {present}, {demonstrate}]
- Establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment; "The experiment demonstrated the instability of the compound"; "The mathematician showed the validity of the conjecture" [syn: {prove}, {demonstrate}, {establish}, {shew}] [ant: {disprove}]
- Provide evidence for; "The blood test showed that he was the father"; "Her behavior testified to her incompetence" [syn: {testify}, {bear witness}, {prove}, {evidence}]
- Make visible or noticeable; "She showed her talent for cooking"; "Show me your etchings, please" [ant: {hide}]
- Show in, or as in, a picture; "This scene depicts country life"; "the face of the child is rendered with much tenderness in this painting" [syn: {picture}, {depict}, {render}]
- Give expression to; "She showed her disappointment" [syn: {express}, {evince}]
- Indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively; "I showed the customer the glove section"; "He pointed to the empty parking space"; "he indicated his opponents" [syn: {indicate}, {point}]
- Make clear and visible; "The article revealed the policies of the government" [syn: {reveal}, {display}]
- Be or become visible or noticeable; "His good upbringing really shows"; "The dirty side will show" [syn: {show up}]
- Indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments; "The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero"; "The gauge read `empty'" [syn: {read}, {register}, {record}]
- Give evidence of, as of records; "The diary shows his distress that evening"
- Show (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums; "The usher showed us to our seats" [syn: {usher}]
- Finish third or better in a horse or dog race; "he bet $2 on number six to show" [also: {shown}]
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Proverbs - Ndzi ta ku komba xancila wa bulubulu — I will show you a mythical creature

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