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display meaning

EN[dɪsˈpleɪ]
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  • Display may refer to:
  • NounPLdisplaysPREdis-
    1. A show or spectacle.
      1. (computing) An electronic screen that shows graphics or text.
        1. (computing) The presentation of information for visual or tactile reception.
        2. VerbSGdisplaysPRdisplayingPT, PPdisplayed
          1. OBS To spread out, to unfurl.
            1. VT To show conspicuously; to exhibit; to demonstrate; to manifest.
              1. All this was extraordinarily distasteful to Churchill. It was ugly, gross. Never before had he felt such repulsion when the vicar displayed his characteristic bluntness or coarseness of speech. In the present connexion […] such talk had been distressingly out of place.
            2. VI To make a display; to act as one making a show or demonstration.
              1. (military) To extend the front of (a column), bringing it into line.
                1. (printing, dated) To make conspicuous by using large or prominent type.
                  1. OBS To discover; to descry.
                  2. More Examples
                    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                      • The offspring displayed an enhanced anemotactic approach response to the trained odors, however, and did not differentiate between orders based on whether parental training was aversive or appetitive.
                      • Those pink-satin evening slippers simply lose all their display value when you stick those red-kid bed-slippers right up ferninst them that way.
                      • As can be witnessed in a performance of that work by Fleisher, it is indeed a dazzling display piece in which, if it is only heard and not seen, its one-handedness might evade listeners' notice.
                    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                      • Jon Walters and Rory Delap scored late goals as Stoke continued their unbeaten home start by seeing off Fulham with a dominant second-half display.
                      • Young Dutch keeper Tim Krul saw his value rocket up with a sensational display.
                      • The hoodlums were tromping pumpkins they had stolen from their neighbors' Halloween displays.

                  Meaning of display for the defined word.

                  Grammatically, this word "display" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
                  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
                    1. Nouns
                      • Countable nouns
                      • Verbs
                        • Intransitive verbs
                          • Transitive verbs
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