Definition of showboater in English:



  • See showboat

    • ‘I'd rather just loudly insist that people who favor war go fight in it themselves or be damned as showboaters and shirkers.’
    • ‘The guy is a bit of a showboater, but I thought that was pure class.’
    • ‘True, he has been a shameless showboater, but not half as shameless as the absurd prosecutor.’
    • ‘‘He's not a showboater, but he gets results,’ says Margaret La Montagne Spellings.’