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display in Computers topic

displaydisplay2 ●●● W2 AWL verb  1 SHOW/LET somebody SEE something[transitive] to show something to people, or put it in a place where people can see it easily shop windows displaying the latest fashions All the exam results will be displayed on the noticeboard.2 SHOW A FEELING OR ATTITUDE[transitive] to clearly show a feeling, attitude, or quality by what you do or say She displayed no emotion on the witness stand. ten piano pieces, each written to display the talents of individual players3 TDTC[transitive] if a computer or something similar displays information, it shows it on its screen I pressed ‘return’ and an error message was displayed.4 [intransitive] if a male bird or animal displays, it behaves in a particular way as a signal to other birds or animals, especially to attract a female→ See Verb table
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displayThe Van Gogh Museum will display 135 of his paintings.That is not the only mode in which it might be displayed.In one room, late 19th and early 20th century paintings are displayed.Having already displayed a contempt for civilized society, he or she can not be considered a part of it.Many pieces of both 14 and 17C metalwork display a distinctive spiky naturalism which is paralleled elsewhere in stone and wood.The previous government displayed a notable lack of enthusiasm for women's rights.However, it is clear that he was not displaying a taxi roof sign.Stallions may show a lack of normal courtship behaviour, raping or savaging mares or displaying an inability to mate.Early in life, Frederick displayed an interest in poetry.The licence must be clearly displayed in the car windscreen.Local train and bus times are displayed in the station.Laura's friend displayed little emotion in court.I'm displaying my ignorance here, but could you just tell us exactly what your job as a geologist involves?Memos of this type are often displayed on notice boards for general information.The store windows were displaying the latest spring fashions.Press 'Enter' to display the sorted mailing list.As each is finished a way of displaying the student work is found.Many stalls displayed the work of local artists and craftsmen.The contestants here today have displayed tremendous skill.One of the robbers displayed what the victims thought was a handgun.