road show: Meaning and Definition of

road' show'

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a show, as a play or musical comedy, performed by a touring group of actors.
  2. an important motion picture, usually presented only twice daily on a reserved-seat basis and at increased prices.
  3. any traveling exhibit, as one promoting a company's products or a government program.
  4. any group traveling about the country for a specific purpose, as a political candidate together with his or her entourage.


Pronunciation: (rōd'shō'), [key]
— adj., v., -showed, -show•ing.
  1. of or pertaining to road shows.
  1. to present as a road show.
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