Meaning of PRODUCTION in English


— productional , adj.

/preuh duk"sheuhn/ , n.

1. the act of producing; creation; manufacture.

2. something that is produced; a product.

3. Econ. the creation of value; the producing of articles having exchange value.

4. the total amount produced: Production is up this month.

5. a work of literature or art.

6. the act of presenting for display; presentation; exhibition: the production of evidence in support of the case.

7. Informal. an unnecessarily or exaggeratedly complicated situation or activity: That child makes a production out of going to bed.

8. the organization and presentation of a dramatic entertainment.

9. the entertainment itself: an expensive production.


10. regularly manufactured; not custom-made, specially produced, or experimental: a production model.

[ 1400-50; late ME production- (s. of productio ) a lengthening. See PRODUCT, -ION ]

Syn. 6. introduction, appearance, display, materialization.

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .