Meaning of DISPLAY in English

DISPLAY

(~s, ~ing, ~ed)

Frequency: The word is one of the 1500 most common words in English.

1.

If you ~ something that you want people to see, you put it in a particular place, so that people can see it easily.

Among the protesters and war veterans proudly ~ing their medals was Aubrey Rose...

= exhibit

VERB: V n

Display is also a noun.

Most of the other artists whose work is on ~ were his pupils or colleagues.

N-UNCOUNT: oft on N

2.

If you ~ something, you show it to people.

She ~ed her wound to the twelve gentlemen of the jury...

The chart can then ~ the links connecting these groups.

= show

VERB: V n to n, V n

3.

If you ~ a characteristic, quality, or emotion, you behave in a way which shows that you have it.

He has ~ed remarkable courage in his efforts to reform the party.

= show

VERB: V n

Display is also a noun.

Normally, such an outward ~ of affection is reserved for his mother.

= show

N-VAR: oft N of n

4.

When a computer ~s information, it shows it on a screen.

They started out by looking at the computer screens which ~ the images...

VERB: V n

5.

A ~ is an arrangement of things that have been put in a particular place, so that people can see them easily.

...a ~ of your work...

N-COUNT: oft N of n

6.

A ~ is a public performance or other event which is intended to entertain people.

...gymnastic ~s.

N-COUNT: with supp

7.

The ~ on a computer screen is the information that is shown there. The screen itself can also be referred to as the ~.

A hard copy of the screen ~ can also be obtained from a printer.

N-COUNT: usu sing

see also liquid crystal ~

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