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English definition of “showing”

showing

noun [C usually singular] (PERFORMANCE)    /ˈʃəʊ.ɪŋ/ US  /ˈʃoʊ-/
the quality of someone's performance in a competition: She managed a good/strong showing in the world championship. She had a dismal showing in the opinion polls.Competing and contending (non-sporting)Competing in sport
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