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tent show

noun
1.
an exhibition or performance, especially a circus, presented in a tent.
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  • The girls voice sounded wistful now: Wish we could get an act like that we had in the tent show when Neale was with us.

  • Weve got to get down South where we can get a job with some tent show, Barnabetta declared, deaf to Ruths objections.

  • It was a "tent show, presenting snappy new dramas under canvas."

    Main Street Sinclair Lewis
  • My master boys come through here six years ago wid a tent show.

    Slave Narratives: Arkansas Narratives Work Projects Administration

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