What does Exhibition mean?

Definitions for Exhibition
ˌɛk səˈbɪʃ ənEx·hi·bi·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. exhibition(noun)

    the act of exhibiting

    "a remarkable exhibition of musicianship"

  2. exhibition, exposition, expo(noun)

    a collection of things (goods or works of art etc.) for public display


  1. exhibition(Noun)

    An instance of exhibiting, or something exhibited.

  2. exhibition(Noun)

    A large scale public showing of objects or products.

  3. exhibition(Noun)

    A financial award or prize given to a student (who becomes an exhibitioner) by a school or university, usually on the basis of academic merit.

  4. Origin: From exhibicion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exhibition(noun)

    the act of exhibiting for inspection, or of holding forth to view; manifestation; display

  2. Exhibition(noun)

    that which is exhibited, held forth, or displayed; also, any public show; a display of works of art, or of feats of skill, or of oratorical or dramatic ability; as, an exhibition of animals; an exhibition of pictures, statues, etc.; an industrial exhibition

  3. Exhibition(noun)

    sustenance; maintenance; allowance, esp. for meat and drink; pension. Specifically: (Eng. Univ.) Private benefaction for the maintenance of scholars

  4. Exhibition(noun)

    the act of administering a remedy

  5. Origin: [L. exhibitio a delivering: cf. F. exhibition.]


  1. Exhibition

    An exhibition is a type of scholarship award or bursary.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Exhibition' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1876

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Exhibition' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3737

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Exhibition' in Nouns Frequency: #699

How to pronounce Exhibition?

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How to say Exhibition in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Exhibition in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Exhibition in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Exhibition in a Sentence

  1. Johnnetta Cole:

    Had I known, I would not have moved forward with this particular exhibition.

  2. Sun Chi-hsuan:

    I'm actually thinking of asking the boy back to be a volunteer in the exhibition for one day.

  3. Rob Harries:

    There's often lots of talk of a Pink Floyd exhibition maybe this will be a spur for it to happen.

  4. Angelina Whalley:

    After visiting the exhibition some people said they would never take their bodies for granted any more.

  5. Yang Ou:

    It's a formal exhibition. We can't use vulgarity to attract attention, we ought to offer 'positive energy' to the public.

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