[ ig-zib-it ]
/ ɪgˈzɪb ɪt /
verb (used with object)
to offer or expose to view; present for inspection: to exhibit the latest models of cars.
to manifest or display: to exhibit anger; to exhibit interest.
to place on show: to exhibit paintings.
to make manifest; explain.
Law. to submit (a document, object, etc.) in evidence in a court of law.
Medicine/Medical Obsolete. to administer (something) as a remedy.
verb (used without object)
to make or give an exhibition; present something to public view.
an act or instance of exhibiting; exhibition.
something that is exhibited.
an object or a collection of objects shown in an exhibition, fair, etc.
Law. a document or object exhibited in court and referred to and identified in written evidence.
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Origin of exhibit
SYNONYMS FOR exhibit
ANTONYMS FOR exhibit
OTHER WORDS FROM exhibit
ex·hib·it·a·ble, adjectiveex·hib·i·tor, ex·hib·it·er, ex·hib·it·ant, nounpre·ex·hib·it, noun, verb (used with object)re·ex·hib·it, verb (used with object)
self-ex·hib·it·ed, adjectiveun·ex·hib·it·a·ble, adjectiveun·ex·hib·it·ed, adjectivewell-ex·hib·it·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for exhibitant
/ (ɪɡˈzɪbɪt) /
verb (mainly tr)
(also intr) to display (something) to the public for interest or instructionthis artist exhibits all over the world
to manifest; display; showthe child exhibited signs of distress
law to produce (a document or object) in court to serve as evidence
an object or collection exhibited to the public
law a document or object produced in court and referred to or identified by a witness in giving evidence
Derived forms of exhibitexhibitory, adjective
Word Origin for exhibit
C15: from Latin exhibēre to hold forth, from habēre to have
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