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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A minor show that is part of a larger one (as at the circus); A subordinate incident of little importance relative to the main event.

Usage examples (34)
  • Instruction is not an educational sideshow
  • Another sideshow is the battle for the green points jersey.
  • But no matter what happens to the sideshow in the future, the sideshow is a part of my history from now ’till infinity ….
  • “There are a lot of gangs there,” he said, explaining that the atmosphere of a sideshow is dependent on who is attending. for more
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