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show bill

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noun
  1. an advertising poster.
  2. a list of attractions, as for a new theatrical season; roster.

Origin of show bill

First recorded in 1795–1805
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  • There can be no doubt that the show-bill pictures of the menageries were in colors.

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British Dictionary definitions for show bill

show bill

noun
  1. a poster advertising a play or showAlso called: show card
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