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2 definitions found
 for show up
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  show up
      v 1: appear or become visible; make a showing; "She turned up at
           the funeral"; "I hope the list key is going to surface
           again" [syn: come on, come out, turn up, surface,
           show up]
      2: be or become visible or noticeable; "His good upbringing
         really shows"; "The dirty side will show" [syn: show, show

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  184 Moby Thesaurus words for "show up":
     accomplish, achieve, appear, approach, arise, arrive, arrive at,
     arrive in, assister, attain, attain to, attend, awaken, bare,
     be at, be evident, be found, be noticeable, be present at,
     be received, be revealed, be seen, be visible, become manifest,
     become visible, belie, betray itself, blow in, blow sky-high,
     blow up, bob up, break the seal, break the spell, bring to light,
     burst the bubble, catch, chance, check in, clock in, come,
     come along, come forth, come forward, come in, come in sight,
     come into being, come into existence, come on, come out, come to,
     come to hand, come to light, correct, crop out, crop up, debunk,
     deflate, develop, disabuse, disappoint, disclose, disconfirm,
     discover, discover itself, discredit, disenchant, disillude,
     disillusion, disillusionize, dismask, disprove, do, draw on,
     draw the veil, eclipse, emerge, enlighten, enter, explode, expose,
     extinguish, fade in, fake out, fetch, fetch up at, find, gain, get,
     get in, get there, get to, glare, go to, hang out, heave in sight,
     hit, hit town, impart, invalidate, issue, issue forth, lay bare,
     lay open, let daylight in, let down easy, let in on, let out,
     look forth, look on, loom, loom large, make, make it, manifest,
     materialize, meet the gaze, negate, negative, open, open up,
     outcrop, overshadow, peep out, pop up, present itself,
     prick the bubble, prove the contrary, pull in, punch in, puncture,
     put down, put straight, put to shame, raise the curtain, reach,
     rear its head, reveal, ring in, rise, roll in, see, see the light,
     set right, set straight, shine out, shine through, show,
     show through, sign in, sit in, spring up, stand forth, stand out,
     stream forth, strike the eye, strip bare, take in, tell the truth,
     time in, turn up, unblindfold, uncharm, uncloak, uncover,
     undeceive, undercut, undrape, undress, unfold, unfurl, unkennel,
     unmask, unpack, unroll, unscreen, unsheathe, unshroud, unspell,
     unveil, unwrap, visit, wake up, watch, witness

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