Definition of Grandstander

1. Noun. Someone who performs with an eye to the applause from spectators in the grandstand.

Generic synonyms: Exhibitionist, Show-off
Derivative terms: Grandstand



Definition of Grandstander

1. Noun. A person who grandstands ¹

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Definition of Grandstander

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Grandstander

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grandpaternal
grandpaternity
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grands
grandsir
grandsire
grandsires
grandsirs
grandson
grandsonless
grandsons
grandstand
grandstand play
grandstanded
grandstander (current term)
grandstanders
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granduncles
graney
granfalloon
granfalloons
granfer
granfers
grange
granger
grangerisation
grangerisations

Literary usage of Grandstander

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1. Proceedings of the Good Roads Institute, Held at the University of North by University of North Carolina (1793-1962, Good Roads Institute, Chapel Hill, N.C., University of North Carolina (1793-1962), Chapel Hill Good Roads Institute, N.C (1912)
"... brand has nothing of the grandstander in his make-up and is willing to work long and hard for road improvement, expecting no other reward than a ..."

2. Terry: A Tale of the Hill People by Charles Goff Thomson (1921)
""I know him, Major,—a grandstander." Terry stepped in front of the Major and returned the savage's stare. A moment they battled, then the Hillman ..."

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