What is Spectacle?

Spectacle definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
anything presented to the sight or view, especially something of a striking or impressive kind: The stars make a fine spectacle tonight.
a public show or display, especially on a large scale: The coronation was a lavish spectacle.
spectacles. eyeglasses, especially with pieces passing over or around the ears for holding them in place.
Often spectacles. something resembling spectacles in shape or function.any of various devices suggesting spectacles, as one attached to a semaphore to display lights or different colors by colored glass.

Obsolete. a spyglass.


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