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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An elaborate representation of scenes from history etc; A rich and spectacular ceremony.

Usage examples (37)
  • Far away from the extreme of pageantry is real life.
  • The pageantry was the point of attention, her developing musicality merely a small float in the middle of a wild parade.
  • Apparently, without "pageantry," we'll never achieve substance.
  • Maybe I'm just feeling like this whole "pageantry" of the federal government is such a lame show anymore. for more
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