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English definition of “performance”

performance

noun
 
 
/pəˈfɔːməns/
ENTERTAINMENT [C] B1 acting, singing, dancing, or playing music to entertain people: a performance of Shakespeare's HamletMusical performancesSpectacles and performances
SUCCESS [U] B2 how successful someone or something is: The company's performance was poor for the first two years. Some athletes take drugs to improve their performance.Successful (things or people)
(Definition of performance from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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