Definition of 'spectacle'

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Synonyms of "spectacle"
Synonyms of "spectacle"
French Translation of "spectacle"
French Translation of "spectacle"
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Example sentences containing 'spectacle'

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The video did not show anyone enjoying this gruesome spectacle. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Have you tuned in these past two weeks to the strangest sporting spectacle of the winter? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Past history suggests this might be a spectacle worth watching. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This spectacle leads to one of the central points of this book. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He wears spectacles and clearly enjoys pasta as much as high culture. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The absence of an ear loop made this the most comfortable model on test for spectacle wearers. Times, Sunday Times (2007)And what a grand spectacle it presents. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Special glasses allowing fans to enjoy the spectacle will be sold at the venues. The Sun (2010)Some offices are overvalued and in some cases people have on spectacles that are too rosy. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Big money can produce great sporting spectacles. Times, Sunday Times (2008)One can only hope he is there to enjoy the spectacle. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Electronic musicians have often employed gimmicks to add interest to the underwhelming spectacle of watching men pushing buttons on laptops. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Your feelings for this guy are seen through rose-tinted spectacles. The Sun (2009)It really is a fantastic spectacle with music, dance and awesome special effects. The Sun (2013)It looks very much like the rose-tinted spectacles kicking in. Times, Sunday Times (2012)For hers is a job of concealment, as much as it is one of spectacle. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Both are slightly built, wear spectacles and have grey hair. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It does not mean seeing the world through unrealistic rose-tinted spectacles. Vera Peiffer POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001)What a grand and awe-inspiring spectacle! Eric Newby A BOOK OF LANDS AND PEOPLES (2003)With each exquisite presentation, he is distancing himself from the ridiculous spectacle that fashion has made of itself over the past decade. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Both points are probably valid, although the spectacle and the comedy alike have become more polished in the busy six months since. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Still, let's not get heavy about a show so reliant on music and spectacle. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And with just five per cent of wearers needing standard spectacles, most end up paying much more for add-ons. The Sun (2012)

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