View definitions for grandstanding


Discover More

Example Sentences

The 2020 Australian Open was the last Grand Slam staged in unfettered fashion with packed grandstands, held in January and early February before the global pandemic wreaked havoc on sports scheduling around the world.

But, placing a hearing like this so close to an election deemphasized substance and incentivized politicians to grandstand and “stand up” to some of the most powerful executives in the world.

It is grandstanding for a right rarely protected unless under immediate attack.

Only two of the more grandstanding public figures from Central Park case remain on the scene.

It may be shambolic, shameless emotional grandstanding, but it is oddly moving, despite the ruthless history edit.

Resolve that this can and should be the year that zero preschoolers go hungry based on your quixotic grandstanding.

On Borgen, grandstanding and deceit still plague the political process.

If he's just doing a lot of grandstanding or if he's playing someone's political game, that's another thing.

You fellows better cut out the grandstanding and have a look west.

At any time he was ready with a sneer for what he called the cowpuncher's "grandstanding."

The sort of grandstanding the Karna were putting on had to be played to an audience.


On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to grandstanding, such as: egocentric, egotistical, self-absorbed, self-indulgent, selfish, and egoistic.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.