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1. verb, slang To appear or arrive as intended, scheduled, or promised. After an hour of waiting, I realized that my date wasn't going to show. I had an appointment with her this morning, but she didn't show.
2. noun, informal An affair or undertaking. Who's running this show? I want to speak to the person in charge. Well, come on, then. Let's get this show on the road.

show (one's) teeth

To display an angry, violent, and/or threatening reaction to or against something or someone, as does a dog or wolf when threatened. I will show my teeth to anyone who tries to take away my land. We seemed to be getting along just fine, but she suddenly showed her teeth when I brought up politics.
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/bare (one's) teeth
To express a readiness to fight; threaten defiantly.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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