US: /ˌpɹɛzənˈteɪʃən/
UK: /pɹˌɛzəntˈe‍ɪʃən/

English Vietnamese dictionary

presentation /,prezen'teiʃn/
  • danh từ
    • sự bày ra, sự phô ra; sự trình ra
    • sự trình diễn
      • the presentation of a new play: sự trình diễn một vở kịch mới
    • sự giới thiệu; sự đưa vào yết kiến, sự đưa vào bệ kiến
    • sự biếu, sự tặng; quà biếu, đồ tặng

Advanced English dictionary

+ noun
1 [U] the act of showing sth or of giving sth to sb: The trial was adjourned following the presentation of new evidence to the court. + The presentation of prizes began after the speeches. + The Mayor will make the presentation (= hand over the gift) herself. + Members will be admitted on presentation of a membership card. + a presentation copy (= a free book given by the author or PUBLISHER)
2 [U] the way in which sth is offered, shown, explained, etc. to others: Improving the product's presentation (= the way it is wrapped, advertised, etc.) should increase sales. + I admire the clear, logical presentation of her arguments.
3 [C] a meeting at which sth, especially a new product or idea, or piece of work, is shown to a group of people: The sales manager will give a presentation on the new products.
4 [C] a ceremony or formal occasion during which a gift or prize is given
5 [C] a performance of a play, etc. in a theatre
6 [C, U] (medical) the position in which a baby is lying in the mother's body just before birth

Thesaurus dictionary

1 giving, bestowal, offering, proffering, presenting, award, awarding, conferral, conferring, delivery; donation:
The presentation of the prizes will be at the annual dinner.
2 appearance, image, display, visual(s), spectacle, show, performance, demonstration, production:
The text of the proposal was fine, but the presentation could be improved.
3 debut, launch, introduction, unveiling, disclosure:
We attended the presentation of the latest electric car.

Collocation dictionary

1 of a gift or prize


annual | official | special | farewell, retirement




ceremony, dinner, evening, night
the school's annual presentation evening


~ to
The president made a presentation to the businesswoman of the year.

2 informative talk


formal | effective | slick | upbeat | business, sales | audio-visual, slide, video


give, make


skills | software


~ on
Candidates have to give a short presentation on a subject of their choice.

Concise English dictionary

presentations‚prɪːzən'teɪʃn /‚prezən-
+the activity of formally presenting something (as a prize or reward)
+the act of making something publicly available; presenting news or other information by broadcasting or printing it
+a show or display; the act of presenting something to sight or view
+the act of presenting a proposal
+a visual representation of something
+formally making a person known to another or to the public
+(obstetrics) position of the fetus in the uterus relative to the birth canal