What does exhibition mean?

Definitions for exhibition
ˌɛk səˈbɪʃ ənex·hi·bi·tion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word exhibition.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. exhibitionnoun

    the act of exhibiting

    "a remarkable exhibition of musicianship"

  2. exhibition, exposition, exponoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. exhibitionnoun

    An instance of exhibiting, or something exhibited.

    Etymology: From exhibicion.

  2. exhibitionnoun

    A large scale public showing of objects or products.

    Etymology: From exhibicion.

  3. exhibitionnoun

    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.

    Etymology: From exhibicion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exhibitionnoun

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

    Etymology: [L. exhibitio a delivering: cf. F. exhibition.]

  2. Exhibitionnoun

    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

    Etymology: [L. exhibitio a delivering: cf. F. exhibition.]

  3. Exhibitionnoun

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

    Etymology: [L. exhibitio a delivering: cf. F. exhibition.]

  4. Exhibitionnoun

    the act of administering a remedy

    Etymology: [L. exhibitio a delivering: cf. F. exhibition.]

Freebase

  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

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Numerology

  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. Jerzy Miziolek:

    The changes to the exhibition are in fact part of our commitment and new more dynamic vision for the functioning of the institution and not the depreciation of the museum's collection or its censorship.

  2. Eddy Merckx:

    This exhibition is ideal to refresh the memory. It's a fine testimony of everything we accomplished, it allowed me to look back and ask myself how I managed to win so many times.

  3. Yang Ou:

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

  4. Mick Jagger:

    Obviously it's not infinite but it's still going and we're trying to push things that have never been, i don't think there's been anything like this (exhibition) before. I mean, I don't know, I don't think so. So, you know, still trying to push boundaries a bit.

  5. Lonnie Bunch:

    This is not an exhibition that 'honors or celebrates' Bill Cosby but one that acknowledges his role, among many others, in American entertainment, the Cosby Show.

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