[ig-zib-i-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]


pertaining to or intended for exhibition or display.

Nearby words

  1. exhibitionism,
  2. exhibitionist,
  3. exhibitive,
  4. exhibitively,
  5. exhibitor,
  6. exhilarant,
  7. exhilarate,
  8. exhilarated,
  9. exhilarating,
  10. exhilaration

Origin of exhibitory

First recorded in 1600–10, exhibitory is from the Late Latin word exhibitōrius relating to showing, displaying. See exhibit, -tory1

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