Definition of SPECTACLE

an elaborate, visually exciting show or event <the multimedia spectacles that have become established parts of the opening and closing ceremonies for the Olympic Games>
spectacles pl  a pair of lenses set in a frame that is held in place with ear supports and which are usually worn to correct vision <bought a pair of spectacles with nonprescription lenses simply to look more intelligent>

March 29, 2015
discomfit Hear it
To thwart or disconcert
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