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English noun: exhibit

1. exhibit (communication) an object or statement produced before a court of law and referred to while giving evidence

Broader (hypernym)evidence

2. exhibit (act) something shown to the public

SamplesThe museum had many exhibits of oriental art.

Synonymsdisplay, showing

Broader (hypernym)show

Narrower (hyponym)light show, parade

English verb: exhibit

1. exhibit (stative) show an attribute, property, knowledge, or skill

SamplesHe exhibits a great talent.

Pattern of useSomething ----s something

Broader (hypernym)possess

Narrower (hyponym)phosphoresce

2. exhibit (perception) to show, make visible or apparent

SamplesThe Metropolitan Museum is exhibiting Goya's works this month.
Why don't you show your nice legs and wear shorter skirts?.
National leaders will have to display the highest skills of statesmanship.

Synonymsdisplay, expose

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)show

Narrower (hyponym)bench, brandish, bring forth, flash, flaunt, gibbet, hold up, model, model, moon, open, ostentate, pillory, pose, posture, produce, show off, sit, swank

3. exhibit (perception) give an exhibition of to an interested audience

SamplesShe shows her dogs frequently.
We will demo the new software in Washington.

Synonymsdemo, demonstrate, present, show

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody with something

Broader (hypernym)show

Narrower (hyponym)bring home

4. exhibit (motion) walk ostentatiously

SamplesShe parades her new husband around town.

Synonymsmarch, parade

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody PP.
Somebody ----s something PP

Broader (hypernym)walk

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