Origin of exhibition
Examples from the Web for exhibition
That goes for its contemporary membership roster as well as for the photographers represented in the exhibition.
Paris Magnum: Exhibition runs from December 12, 2014-March 28, 2015.
Moreover, the exhibition begs the question: how do we come to privilege certain images?
The exhibition also provides useful insight into the importance of symbolism, particularly when it comes to religious painting.
Artists like Orsola Maddalena Caccia will be unfamiliar to most, and yet she has six works in the exhibition.
Doggie had not kicked it because he had never kicked a football in his life and shrank from an exhibition of incompetence.The Rough Road|William John Locke
The room for the exhibition ought to be large, and of an oblong shape.
Photographs of prominent individuals are numbered and placed on exhibition about the room, with the wrong title beneath them.School, Church, and Home Games|George O. Draper
In Charleston this would be considered not only ungallant, but, frankly, an exhibition of inferior breeding.
Therefore everyone visiting the Exhibition had to buy a catalogue, and everyone seeing the catalogue had to visit the Exhibition.The Confessions of a Caricaturist, Vol 2 (of 2)|Harry Furniss
British Dictionary definitions for exhibition
Word Origin and History for exhibition
early 14c., from Old French exhibicion, exibicion "show, exhibition, display," from Late Latin exhibitionem (nominative exhibitio), noun of action from past participle stem of exhibere "to show, display," literally "to hold out," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + habere "to hold" (see habit).
Idioms and Phrases with exhibition
see make an exhibition of oneself.