What does pageantry mean?

Definitions for pageantry
ˈpædʒ ən tripageantry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pageant, pageantry(noun)

    a rich and spectacular ceremony

  2. pageant, pageantry(noun)

    an elaborate representation of scenes from history etc; usually involves a parade with rich costumes


  1. pageantry(Noun)

    A pageant; a colourful show or display, as in a pageant.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pageantry(noun)

    scenic shows or spectacles, taken collectively; spectacular quality; splendor

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pageantry in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pageantry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of pageantry in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    A person who has an empathetic compassion, endured a lot of unwarranted insult and humiliation, gone through an economic struggle to earn ration and is against pageantry fashion can be a great comedian.

  2. Nikki Haley:

    She recognized looking back and watching some of the other ones that that's a no-win situation. You can't compete with the pageantry of the President in the halls of Congress with the vice president and speaker.

  3. Charles Haddon Spurgeon:

    If your religion does not make you holy, it will damn you. It is simply painted pageantry to go to hell in.

  4. Abraham Denmark:

    The key lessons of Singapore are that President Trump sees tremendous value in the imagery of diplomacy and wants to be seen as a bold leader, even if the substance of the diplomacy is far behind the pageantry.

  5. Catherine Dill:

    Just because he seems like a jolly man doesn't mean that his intentions are pure, or that he's unable to launch a missile again, a lot of the summit, even if the true intention of President Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong Un was to work towards peace at some point, there's a lot of pageantry involved. So in some sense, he was acting.

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