showplace


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

show place

also show·place (shō′plās′)
n.
1. A place, such as a house or estate, that is viewed and frequented for its beauty or historical noteworthiness.
2. A beautiful or ornate place.

showplace

(ˈʃəʊˌpleɪs)
n
a place exhibited or visited for its beauty, historic interest, etc

show•place

(ˈʃoʊˌpleɪs)

n.
a place, as an estate or mansion, notable for its beauty, historical interest, etc.
[1570–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.showplace - a place that is frequently exhibited and visited for its historical interest or natural beauty
place, spot, topographic point - a point located with respect to surface features of some region; "this is a nice place for a picnic"; "a bright spot on a planet"
Translations

showplace

[ˈʃəʊpleɪs] Nlugar m de interés turístico
Granada is a showplaceGranada es un lugar de interés turístico, Granada es ciudad monumental

showplace

[ˈʃəʊˌpleɪs] n the Lloyds Building is one of the showplaces of Londonla sede dei Lloyds è una delle attrattive di Londra
References in periodicals archive ?
This is a sequel to my 5/4/16 letter, 'President Quezon's dream city: Lost showplace of the nation.
in the 2700 block of Showplace Drive; after exiting the bus, a maroon van pulled up near her.
All events take place in its showroom, Showplace 4100.
Showplace Wood Products made news recently, announcing plans for a $10 million expansion to build a new line of full-access/frameless cabinetry.
Festival organiser Showplace Events is running the competition for youngsters from Coventry and Warwickshire primary schools to design the cover of the 12,000 festival programmes.
Showplace Wood Products has launched Refacing & More, a residential cabinet refacing program sold through independent refacing contractors trained and certified by the company.
and Kerasotes ShowPlace Theatres broke ground on a 14-screen, state-of-the-art stadium style theatre.
UKIP Media & Events, Automotive Testing Expo North America 2006, Rock Financial Showplace, Novi, MI, www.
complimentary shuttle service to and from the Rock Financial Showplace
Electrolux premium major appliances now have a Manhattan showplace to match.
His new company, Staged, promises to make a seller's property hot by transforming it into a designer showplace.