Definition of quiz show in English:

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quiz show

Pronunciation: /ˈkwiz ˌSHō/


A television or radio light entertainment program in which people compete in a quiz, typically for prizes.
Example sentences
  • A survey for a television quiz show last week revealed that 23% could not say which country is divided from Britain by the Irish Sea.
  • A trip to a Caribbean island may be a favorite prize for a TV quiz show, but it has never been my dream of a holiday.
  • For a quiz show that lasts half an hour the recording time will generally be a little over two hours.

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