The kids learned little there of their fate, instead getting the feeling that their captors were simply putting them on display.
The new owners of Harrods—the Qatari royal family—have tastefully removed any mention of “engagement” from the display.
We certainly would not know that Teen Paranormal Romance was such a unified genre if you did not display it so beautifully.
But a second, more pragmatic Obama has also been on display, more Henry Kissinger-realist than McGovernik-romantic.
They were putting their identity on display much they way that, say, Dominican-Americans do every year in Washington Heights.
Caper's painting for the display was rejected for some reason.
Never before had there been so shameful a display of the white feather.
Besides the cleanup features a display of toilet articles and wearing apparel had to be made.
It is extraordinary, the skill the Indians will display on these occasions.
Seek to govern your own household by the display of high moral excellence.
late 13c., "unfurl" (a banner, etc.), from Old French desploiir (Modern French déployer) "unfold, unfasten, spread out" (of knots, sealed letters, etc.), from Latin displicare "to scatter," from dis- "un-, apart" (see dis-) + plicare "to fold" (see ply (v.1)).
Properly of sails or flags (and unconnected to play); meaning "reveal, exhibit" is late 14c. Related: Displayed; displaying.
1580s, "description," from display (v.). Meaning "exhibition" is from 1680s.