Exhibit - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪɡˈzɪbɪt|  American pronunciation of the word exhibit
Brit.  |ɪɡˈzɪbɪt|  British pronunciation of the word exhibit


- an object or statement produced before a court of law and referred to while giving evidence
- something shown to the public(syn: display, showing)


- show an attribute, property, knowledge, or skill
- to show, make visible or apparent(syn: display, expose)
- give an exhibition of to an interested audience (syn: demo, demonstrate, present, show)
- walk ostentatiously (syn: march, parade)


They will be exhibiting a collection of paintings.

He proudly exhibited his trophy.

He first exhibited an interest in music when he was very young.

The patient exhibited signs of the disease.

The show includes dozens of interesting exhibits.

Have you seen the new photography exhibit?

introduced the weapons into evidence as exhibits A and B

In all cultures we know, men exhibit an aesthetic sense.

She exhibited her paintings to the public.

Her paintings have been exhibited all over the world.

a patient who is exhibiting classic symptoms of mental illness

The exhibits date from the 17th century.

Exhibit A is the hammer found next to the victim.

the museum had many exhibits of oriental art

The Metropolitan Museum is exhibiting Goya's works this month

Word forms

I/you/we/they: exhibit
he/she/it: exhibits
present participle: exhibiting
past tense: exhibited
past participle: exhibited
singular: exhibit
plural: exhibits
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