Meaning of DISPLAY in English


Function: noun

Usage: often attrib

Date: 1665

1 a (1) : a setting or presentation of something in open view <a fireworks display > (2) : a clear sign or evidence : EXHIBITION <a display of courage> b : ostentatious show c : type, composition, or printing designed to catch the eye d : an eye-catching arrangement by which something is exhibited <a display of artifacts> ― often used with on <her early paintings are currently on display > e : an electronic device (as a cathode-ray tube) that presents information in visual form also : the visual information

2 : a pattern of behavior exhibited especially by male birds in the breeding season

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