Meaning of DISPLAY in English

■ verb

1》 place (something) prominently so that it may readily be seen.

2》 show (data or an image) on a computer, television, or cinema screen.

3》 give a clear demonstration of (a quality, emotion, or skill).

4》 (of a male animal) engage in a specialized pattern of behaviour intended to attract a mate.

■ noun

1》 an instance of ~ing or being ~ed.

↘a show or other event staged for public entertainment.

2》 a collection of objects being ~ed.

3》 an electronic device for the visual presentation of data.


~er noun


ME (in the sense 'unfurl, unfold'): from OFr. despleier , from L. displicare 'scatter, disperse' (in med. L. 'unfold').

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