Show-up meaning

An identification procedure that takes place before a trial and at which a witness to or victim of a crime meets face to face with the suspect. It differs from a lineup in that it is a direct confrontation, one-on-one.
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(intransitive) To appear, arrive, or attend, especially suddenly or erratically.

Please come on time; don't just show up whenever you feel like it.

No matter how many I throw away, more copies always show up.

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(idiomatic) To outperform or one-up, often in an arrogant manner.

I finished in five minutes and she showed me up by finishing in three.

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To make visible; to expose.

I bet the Jayhawk fast break could show up the Nimrod's lack of speed.

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