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verb exhibit pronunciation in American English /ɪɡˈzɪbɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyexhibit
he/she/itexhibits
present participleexhibiting
past tenseexhibited
past participleexhibited

Related meanings

  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to put something interesting in a museum or other public place so that people can go look at it

    His work will be exhibited in Moscow later this year.

    Where are you going to exhibit next?

  2. 2
    [transitive] formal to show a particular feeling, quality, ability, or form of behavior

    She was exhibiting symptoms of stress.

    Some materials may exhibit the characteristics of both a liquid and a solid.

  3. 3
    [transitive] formal to show something proudly

    He wore short sleeves, exhibiting his new tattoo.

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