Definition of steal the show in English:

steal the show

  • Attract the most attention and praise.
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    • Anna described her younger sister as vivacious and ‘always stealing the show,’ which meant the attention of her parents and other adults.
    • Does he want to steal the show and be the center of attention?
    • He stole the show with his attack on the Opposition parties.
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