Associations to the word «Display»


DISPLAY, noun. A show or spectacle.
DISPLAY, noun. (computing) An electronic screen that shows graphics or text.
DISPLAY, noun. (computing) The presentation of information for visual or tactile reception.
DISPLAY, verb. (obsolete) To spread out, to unfurl.
DISPLAY, verb. (transitive) To show conspicuously; to exhibit; to demonstrate; to manifest.
DISPLAY, verb. (intransitive) To make a display; to act as one making a show or demonstration.
DISPLAY, verb. (military) To extend the front of (a column), bringing it into line.
DISPLAY, verb. (printing) (dated) To make conspicuous by using large or prominent type.
DISPLAY, verb. (obsolete) To discover; to descry.
DISPLAY CASE, noun. A vitrine
DISPLAY CASES, noun. Plural of display case

Dictionary definition

DISPLAY, noun. Something intended to communicate a particular impression; "made a display of strength"; "a show of impatience"; "a good show of looking interested".
DISPLAY, noun. Something shown to the public; "the museum had many exhibits of oriental art".
DISPLAY, noun. A visual representation of something.
DISPLAY, noun. Behavior that makes your feelings public; "a display of emotion".
DISPLAY, noun. Exhibiting openly in public view; "a display of courage".
DISPLAY, noun. An electronic device that represents information in visual form.
DISPLAY, verb. To show, make visible or apparent; "The Metropolitan Museum is exhibiting Goya's works this month"; "Why don't you show your nice legs and wear shorter skirts?"; "National leaders will have to display the highest skills of statesmanship".
DISPLAY, verb. Attract attention by displaying some body part or posing; of animals.

Wise words

A blow with a word strikes deeper than a blow with a sword.
Robert Burton