Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A theatrical producer.
  • n. A man who has a flair for dramatic or ostentatious behavior.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a person who owns or runs a fairground.
  • n. a theatrical impresario or promoter, someone resembling this.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who exhibits a show; a proprietor of a show.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who exhibits a show, especially the proprietor of a traveling exhibition.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a sponsor who books and stages public entertainments
  • n. a person skilled at making effective presentations

Etymologies

show +‎ man (Wiktionary)

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