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Definition of showman noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    showman

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈʃəʊmən//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈʃoʊmən//
     
    (pl. showmen
    BrE BrE//ˈʃəʊmən//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈʃoʊmən//
     
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  1. 1a person who does things in an entertaining way and is good at getting people’s attention
  2. 2a person who organizes public entertainments, especially at fairgrounds travelling showmen
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: showman