show bill

or show·bill

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noun

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

Nearby words

  1. shovelnose,
  2. shovelnose sturgeon,
  3. show,
  4. show and tell,
  5. show bag,
  6. show biz,
  7. show business,
  8. show card,
  9. show cause order,
  10. show copy

Origin of show bill

First recorded in 1795–1805

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Examples from the Web for show bill

  • 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

a poster advertising a play or showAlso called: show card
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