Synonyms of performance in English:


See US English definition of performance

See UK English definition of performance

See Spanish definition of representación


1‘there are two evening performances’

show, production, showing, presentation, entertainment, staging, act
concert, recital
British house
informal gig

2‘their performance of Mozart's concerto in E flat was beautifully judged’

rendition, rendering, interpretation, account, playing, acting, representation, staging

3‘the continual performance of a single task reduces a man to the level of a machine’

carrying out, execution, discharge, conducting, conduct, effecting, accomplishment, achievement, completion, fulfilment, dispatch, implementation
rare effectuation

4‘the tests assess the performance of the processor’

functioning, working, operation, running, behaviour, capabilities, capability, capacity, power, potential

5‘he made a great performance of telling her about it’

fuss, fuss and bother, production, palaver, parade, scene, display, exhibition
informal song and dance, to-do, hoo-ha, ballyhoo, business, pantomime, hoopla
British informal carry-on
New Zealand informal bobsy-die