pageant definition

  • noun:
    • An elaborate general public remarkable presentation that always depicts a historical or standard occasion.
    • a magnificent procession or celebration.
    • Colorful showy show; pageantry or pomp.
    • a more sophisticated community display, particularly a parade in historic or old-fashioned outfit.
    • A spectacular ceremony.
    • A beauty pageant.
    • A theatrical convention; a spectacle.
    • a more sophisticated event developed for entertainmeut of a distinguished personage, or of the general public; a show, spectacle, or screen.
    • A scaffold, generally speaking movable (shifting four wheels, as a car or truck or float), by which shows, spectacles, and plays had been represented in the middle centuries; a stage or platform; a triumphal automobile, chariot, arch, statue, float, or other object-forming section of or carried in public shows and processions.
    • The play performed upon these types of a scaffold or platform; a spectacle; a show; an entertainment; a theatrieal event; ergo, a procession or parade with stately or splendid accompaniments; a showy display.
    • Hangings of tapestry and the like decorated with scenes, incidents, etc.
    • a more sophisticated representation of views from record etc; often involves a parade with wealthy costumes
    • a rich and dazzling ceremony
  • verb:
    • To exhibit in program; to represent; to mimic.
  • adjective:
    • Of the nature of a pageant; dazzling.
  • verb-transitive:
    • showing in tv show; to represent; to mimic.
  • others:
    • Brilliant and showy; ostentatious.
    • showing in show; flaunt.

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