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performance meaning

EN[pər.ˈfɔr.məns]
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WPerformance
  • A performance, in the performing arts, The means of expressing appreciation can vary by culture. Sometimes the dividing line between performer and the audience may become blurred, Theatrical performances can take place daily or at some other regular interval.
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  • NounPLperformancesPREper-SUF-ance
    1. The act of performing; carrying into execution or action; execution; achievement; accomplishment; representation by action.
      1. the performance of an undertaking or a duty ‎
    2. That which is performed or accomplished; a thing done or carried through; an achievement; a deed; an act; a feat; especially, an action of an elaborate or public character.
      1. A live show or concert.
        1. The amount of useful work accomplished estimated in terms of time needed, resources used, etc.
          1. Better performance means more work accomplished in shorter time and/or using fewer resources. ‎
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • My performance seems somehow always to get worse when there are other people looking on.
          • Compared to the best-known paravirtualization interfaces, our paravirtual interface supports up to 2x higher throughput, and is closer in performance to device passthrough.
          • The factor conflict refers to affective aspects of biculturality whereas the factor distance includes learning and performance aspects of acculturation (Benet-Martinez & Haritatos 2005).
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • “Jeremy outskated him right after he skated well,” Abbott’s coach, Tom Zakrajsek, said of Abbott’s short program after Lysacek’s strong performance.
          • The film is at once too Hollywood and too realistic. It is tied to genre conventions while stylistically following the new code of realism, especially with regard to mise-en-scène and performance.
          • Promise that you won't heckle me after my performance.

      Meaning of performance for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "performance" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -ance
          • Nouns
            • Countable nouns
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