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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A river steamboat on which theatrical performances could be given (especially on the Mississippi River).

Usage examples (39)
  • This is pretty common in Mexico, where written sources often take a higher tone and "showboat".
  • The showboat looked very workaday ordinary, except-.
  • She has "co-sponsored" showboat dead-end legislation.
  • It didn't even happen in or around the showboat itself. for more
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