Definition - show

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show
  1. 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"
  2. indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments; "The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero"; "The gauge read `empty'"
  3. give evidence of, as of records; "The diary shows his distress that evening"
  4. 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"
  5. give expression to; "She showed her disappointment"
  6. provide evidence for; "The blood test showed that he was the father"; "Her behavior testified to her incompetence"
  7. finish third or better in a horse or dog race; "he bet $2 on number six to show"
  8. the act of publicly exhibiting or entertaining; "a remarkable show of skil

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