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parade

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a body of individuals moving along in an orderly and often ceremonial way

  • a Fourth of July parade
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parade

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1 to move along with a steady regular step especially in a group

  • the marching band paraded past jubilant crowds
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2 to present so as to invite notice or attention

  • intends to parade her expensive new dress at the party
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Synonym Discussion of parade

show, exhibit, display, expose, parade, flaunt mean to present so as to invite notice or attention. show implies no more than enabling another to see or examine.
    • showed her snapshots to the whole group
exhibit stresses putting forward prominently or openly.
    • exhibit paintings at a gallery
display emphasizes putting in a position where others may see to advantage.
    • display sale items
expose suggests bringing forth from concealment and displaying.
    • sought to expose the hypocrisy of the town fathers
parade implies an ostentatious or arrogant displaying.
    • parading their piety for all to see
flaunt suggests a shameless, boastful, often offensive parading.
    • nouveaux riches flaunting their wealth


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