Definition of Performances. Meaning of Performances. Synonyms of Performances

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Definition of Performances

Performance
Performance Per*form"ance, n. The act of performing; the carrying into execution or action; execution; achievement; accomplishment; representation by action; as, the performance of an undertaking of a duty. Promises are not binding where the performance is impossible. --Paley. 2. That which is performed or accomplished; a thing done or carried through; an achievement; a deed; an act; a feat; esp., an action of an elaborate or public character. ``Her walking and other actual performances.' --Shak. ``His musical performances.' --Macaulay. Syn: Completion; consummation; execution; accomplishment; achievement; production; work; act; action; deed; exploit; feat.

Meaning of Performances from wikipedia

- performance is the hypothesized conception or requirements of a role. There are two types of job performances: contextual and task. Task performance is...
- tour 2005 Live 8 appearance 2006–2007 tour 2008–2009 tour 2010 performances 2011 performances Quadrophenia and More The Who Hits 50! Back to the Who Tour...
- cited twice for "Distinguished Performance" by the Off-Broadway Obie Awards in the 1967−1968 season for his performances in Israel Horovitz's plays The...
- the aforementioned inaugural performance hinted that Streisand was becoming more receptive to the idea of live performances. A tour was suggested, though...
- "poetry" and "performance" were first used together. Performance poetry appeared to distinguish text-based vocal performances from performance art, especially...
- the Academy Award for Best Actress. She gained further acclaim for her performances in Never Let Me Go (2010), Drive (2011), Shame (2011), The Great Gatsby...
- Colin Firth is a British actor who has had an extensive career both on stage and screen, having received an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, two BAFTA...
- Great Performances is a television anthology series dedicated to the performing arts; the banner has been used to televise theatrical performances such...
- pla**** approximately 700 live performances during their career with roughly two-thirds during the 1970s. Their early performances were generally hard rock...
- main act in a music, theatre, or comedy performance. Generally, the headliner is the final act in a performance, preceded by the opening act(s). In music...