Examples of extravaganza in a Sentence
the over-the-top extravaganzas that are usually staged at halftime during the Super Bowl
Recent Examples of extravaganza from the Web
The final big action sequence, as now seems always to be the case, is a messy and overwrought CGI extravaganza.
Drew spoke with Billboard about where Field Trip fits in the international festival scene, the difficulties of putting on such an extravaganza and the possible future of Field Trip.
That includes three stadium shows competing for the biggest extravaganza of the summer.
This year is no exception, and just like Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the extravaganza is spanning more than just the three-day weekend.
A couple things ... -- The two-day, track and field extravaganza known as the Prefontaine Classic gets going tonight at Hayward Field.
A post-screening fireworks extravaganza was timed to the film’s Klaus Badelt-composed score.
Two years later, Mr. Perenchio promoted another sports extravaganza: the $100,000 winner-take-all tennis exhibition between Billie Jean King and the once-great, 55-year-old hustler Bobby Riggs.
Since then, cybercasts have included The Lemonheads, Seven Mary Three, and a big Hootie extravaganza at Red Rock in Colorado.
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Origin and Etymology of extravaganza
Italian estravaganza, literally, extravagance, from estravagante extravagant, from Medieval Latin extravagant-, extravagans
First Known Use: 1754
EXTRAVAGANZA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of extravaganza for English Language Learners
: a very large and exciting show or event
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