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It’s easy to overinflate the accomplishments of the present, particularly when the event in question carries the pageantry of the Olympics.
WHAT DO 60 PERCENT OF AMERICA’S GOLD MEDALS FROM TOKYO HAVE IN COMMON?JOSH PLANOSAUGUST 9, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
It was a celebration low on introspection but thick with pageantry.
AT CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS, XI JINPING SAYS CHINA’S SUCCESS RESTS ON THE COMMUNIST PARTY. BUT IN REALITY, IT’S ALL ABOUT HIMCHARLIE CAMPBELL / SHANGHAIJULY 1, 2021TIME
He writes that virtual summits remove the pageantry and rituals that set these kinds of events apart from the day-to-day of politics, and makes them feel urgent and important to the participants.
BORIS JOHNSON’S CANCELED INDIA TRIP IS A REMINDER THAT STATECRAFT IS IMPOSSIBLE OVER ZOOMANNABELLE TIMSITAPRIL 20, 2021QUARTZ
Producers Jesse Collins, Stacey Sher and Steven Soderbergh have maintained that the ceremony will be shot like a movie, perhaps an effort to mix things up and attract viewers who lost interest in the usual pageantry over the years.
WHY DO THE OSCARS MATTER?SONIA RAOAPRIL 16, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The McSweenys typically bought a table and invited friends who had never been to an inaugural ball to let them experience the pageantry and patriotism first hand.
AMERICA DOESN’T NEED INAUGURAL BALLS. BUT THERE’S SOMETHING LOST WHEN THEY DISAPPEAR.ROXANNE ROBERTSJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The pageantry will be in full effect, and then Honaker will sprint onto the field, ready to play left guard — Forney’s old position — while sporting No.
TEN MONTHS AFTER HIS DEATH, DAVID FORNEY’S NUMBER WILL BE WORN AGAIN AT THE ARMY-NAVY GAMEKAREEM COPELANDDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
From the outset, the pageantry was there, and Kennedy was declared the winner largely because he looked like the winner.
PRESIDENTIAL DEBATES ARE BROKENNICOLE GOODKINDOCTOBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
The poor like the Queen personally, and like to gaze at royal pageantry; but they are not fanatically loyal.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
The ceremony was shorn of the grotesque pageantry of chivalric times, and was confined to the interior of the abbey.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
Its grand opening was a riot of splendid colorings and beauty, never surpassed in all pageantry.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
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WORDS RELATED TO PAGEANTRY

  • beam
  • brightness
  • coruscation
  • display
  • flash
  • gaudiness
  • glamour
  • glare
  • gleam
  • glint
  • glisten
  • glister
  • glitz
  • luster
  • pageantry
  • radiance
  • sheen
  • shimmer
  • shine
  • show
  • showiness
  • sparkle
  • splendor
  • tinsel
  • twinkle
  • zip
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