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display

 
Noun display has 6 senses
  1. display, show - something intended to communicate a particular impression; "made a display of strength"; "a show of impatience"; "a good show of looking interested"
    --1 is a kind of demonstration, demo
    --1 has particulars: big stick; gaudery
    Derived form: verb display2
  2. display, exhibit, showing - something shown to the public; "the museum had many exhibits of oriental art"
    --2 is a kind of show
    --2 has particulars: parade; light show
    Derived form: verb display1
  3. display - an electronic device that represents information in visual form
    --3 is a kind of
    electronic device
    --3 has part: raster
    --3 has particulars:
     caller ID; digital display, alphanumeric display; display panel, display board, board; monitor, monitoring device; screen, CRT screen; window
  4. display, presentation - a visual representation of something
    --4 is a kind of representation
    --4 has particulars:
     float; Snellen chart; spectacle; visual display unit, VDU
  5. display - behavior that makes your feelings public; "a display of emotion"
    --5 is a kind of
    disclosure, revelation, revealing
    --5 has particulars: histrionics; production; sackcloth and ashes
  6. display - exhibiting openly in public view; "a display of courage"
    --6 is a kind of
    visual communication
    --6 has particulars:
     acting out; array; screening, showing, viewing; sight; ostentation, fanfare; flaunt; presentation
    Derived form: verb display2
Verb display has 3 senses
  1. expose, exhibit, display - to show, make visible or apparent; "The 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"
    --1 is one way to show
    Derived form: noun display2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  2. reveal, display, show - make clear and visible; "The article revealed the policies of the government"
    --2 is one way to communicate, pass on, pass, put across
    Derived forms: noun display6, noun display1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  3. display - attract attention by displaying some body part or posing; of animals
    --3 is one way to
    woo, court, romance, solicit
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
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