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Definition of "display" []

  • To present or hold up to view. (verb-transitive)
  • Computer Science To provide (information or graphics) on a screen. (verb-transitive)
  • To give evidence of; manifest. (verb-transitive)
  • To exhibit ostentatiously; show off. (verb-transitive)
  • To be endowed with (an identifiable form or character): a shrub that displays hardiness. (verb-transitive)
  • To show or make visible (verb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • To disclose or make evident; reveal (verb)
  • To flaunt in an ostentatious way (verb)
  • To spread or open out; unfurl or unfold (verb)
  • To give prominence to (headings, captions, etc) by the use of certain typefaces (verb)
  • To engage in a display (verb)
  • The act of exhibiting or displaying; show (noun)
  • Something exhibited or displayed (noun)
  • An ostentatious or pretentious exhibition (noun)
  • An arrangement of certain typefaces to give prominence to headings, captions, advertisements, etc (noun)
  • Printed matter that is eye-catching (noun)
  • A device capable of representing information visually, as on a cathode-ray tube screen (noun)
  • The information so presented (noun)
  • A pattern of behaviour in birds, fishes, etc, by which the animal attracts attention while it is courting the female, defending its territory, etc (noun)
  • Relating to or using typefaces that give prominence to the words they are used to set (noun)

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Use "display" in a sentence
  • "Uses font defined as character 3 Text PlaceObject character 4 Character 5 Add text to display list* Morph ShowFrame Render contents of the display* DefineMorphShape as character 5 Contol tag StartSound character 2 Definition tag PlaceObject character 5 Character Add Morph to display list* ShowFrame Render contents of the display** See The Display List."
  • "It’s been a good year for 3D display technologies so far; here’s a demo video embedded of a ‘multi-digit 3D volumetric display‘ from some Toronto students."
  • "The only thing we would need to alter is the title display from"