Definition of show tune in English:

show tune

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  • A song from a musical that has become popular in its own right.
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    • We sat in hard chairs, mostly waiting, forced to listen to show tunes, for nearly three hours.
    • Their idea of music is disco, techno, and show tunes.
    • I miss hearing him sing off key to obscure broadway show tunes.

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