showmanship


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show·man

 (shō′mən)
n.
1. A theatrical producer.
2. One who has a flair for dramatic or ostentatious behavior.

show′man·ship′ n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.showmanship - the ability to present something (especially theatrical shows) in an attractive mannershowmanship - the ability to present something (especially theatrical shows) in an attractive manner
acquirement, skill, accomplishment, attainment, acquisition - an ability that has been acquired by training
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Translations

showmanship

[ˈʃəʊmənʃɪp] N (fig) → espectacularidad f, teatralidad f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

showmanship

[ˈʃəʊmənʃɪp] nart m de la mise en scène
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

showmanship

n (of person)Talent ntfür effektvolle Darbietung; (of act)effektvolle Darbietung; (fig)Talent ntsich in Szene zu setzen; he knows nothing about showmanshiper hat keine Ahnung, wie man etwas effektvoll darbietet or in Szene setzt; it’s just showmanshipdas ist reine Schau or Effekthascherei
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

showmanship

[ˈʃəʊmənˌʃɪp] n (fig) → abilità or capacità di intrattenere il pubblico
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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