Definition of exhibition:
- Sustenance; maintenance; allowance, esp. for meat and drink; pension. Specifically: ( Eng. Univ.) Private benefaction for the maintenance of scholars.
- 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.
- The act of administering a remedy.
- The act of exhibiting for inspection, or of holding forth to view; manifestation; display.
sight, posture, army, behavior, carnival, flaunting, schtick, conduct, exposition, parade, battle array, viewing, double feature, debut, order, arrangement, act, expo, show, array, exhibit, collection, disposition, draw, private showing, command performance, expounding, fair, line of battle, roadshow, instinct, outlook, trade show, human nature, double bill, order of battle, booking, inclination, spirit, curtain raiser.
- disclosure (part of speech: noun)
- manifestation (part of speech: noun)
After making her payment, and looking at a few of the drawings on the walls, in the company of three gentlemen, the only other visitors to the exhibition, she turned back and asked if she might be allowed to see a list of the members.- "Desperate Remedies", Thomas Hardy.
- "The Red Rover", James Fenimore Cooper.
- "The Picture of Dorian Gray", Oscar Wilde.