grandstand definition

  • noun:
    • A roofed are a symbol of spectators at a stadium or racetrack.
    • The spectators or audience at an event.
    • The seating area at a stadium or arena; the bleachers.
    • the viewers at a public event.
    • the viewers at a stadium or racetrack
    • a stand at a racecourse or arena comprising tiers with rows of individual seating which are under a protective roof
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to execute ostentatiously in order to impress a gathering.
  • verb:
    • To behave dramatically or showily to impress an audience or observers; to pander to a crowd.
    • perform ostentatiously to impress the viewers and with a watch towards the applause

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