Definition of show bill in US English:

show bill


  • 1An advertising poster, especially for a theater performance.

    • ‘Shown infrequently at first, movies earned a regular place on Ontario vaudeville show bills over the next 10 years.’
    • ‘The Duke has some show bills with the plays and prices on them; they go about putting them up around town.’
    • ‘A Sixties Night Out features The Fortunes and The Ivy League, two vocal harmony bands who are still topping show bills, playing their hits and more.’
    • ‘Consult your show bill for entry fees, grounds fees, number fees, and other costs you might incur.’
    1. 1.1 A listing of events at a horse show.
      ‘Horse & Pony Association show bill’