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Meaning of SHOWMAN

Pronunciation:  'showmun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a sponsor who books and stages public entertainments
 

SHOWMAN is a 7 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: impresario, promoter
 
 See Also: Barnum, booker, booking agent, Buffalo Bill, Buffalo Bill Cody, Charles Ringling, Cody, Diaghilev, D'Oyly Carte, exhibitioner, exhibitor, Hurok, organ-grinder, P. T. Barnum, Phineas Taylor Barnum, porn merchant, pornographer, Richard D'Oyly Carte, Ringling, Sergei Diaghilev, Sergei Pavlovich Diaghilev, shower, Sol Hurok, Solomon Hurok, William F. Cody, William Frederick Cody

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Show"man\, n.; pl. {Showmen}.
One who exhibits a show; a proprietor of a show.



 

 

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