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performance

per·for·mance

performance

 
 
pronunciation:
pr for mns
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a particular entertainment presented before an audience.
The auditorium was filled for the final performance of the play.
 
synonyms:
concert, drama, opera, play, show
similar words:
act, engagement, entertainment, piece, recital, stand
definition 2: the act of performing.
He practiced the dance so often that his performance was perfect.
synonyms:
accomplishment, achievement, doing, execution
similar words:
commission, completion, exercise, satisfaction
definition 3: way of working or operating.
He's unhappy with his car's performance.
synonyms:
execution, method, technique
similar words:
approach, manner, mode, operation, procedure, style, way
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