noun, plural showmen.
a person who presents or produces a show, especially of a theatrical nature.
a person who is gifted in doing or presenting things theatrically or dramatically: He didn't have much voice but was a great showman.

1725–35; show + -man

showmanly, adverb Unabridged
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showman (ˈʃəʊmən)
n , pl -men
1.  a person who presents or produces a theatrical show, etc
2.  a person skilled at presenting anything in an effective manner

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Example sentences
Fish has been cast by the news media as a self-satisfied showman, but not a speck of pretense crops up during our conversation.
Or an impulsive showman who will hop the next flight out of town when cornered.
Once there was a showman traveling on foot with a wolf, a goat, and a cabbage.
He repeats himself for emphasis, and then-ever the showman-jumps to his feet, smiling at me over his shoulder.
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