verb (used without object), grand·stand·ed, grand·stand·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM grandstandgrandstander, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for grandstand
As professional tennis emerges haltingly from the pandemic, tournaments continue to be canceled, postponed or staged with diminished fields and sparse grandstands, raising questions about when this year’s season will reach full swing.
I remember looking at my pregnant colleagues working on the business and just feeling like it was them grandstanding for PR.
Luckily the Senate is not a place where people like to grandstand.Is the choice for Democrats Joe Manchin or the minority?|Philip Bump|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
And my father is a jockey so when I saw his picture I knew it was a grandstand at a racetrack.Exclusive: Michael Phelps’s Intersex Self-Proclaimed Girlfriend, Taylor Lianne Chandler, Tells All|Aurora Snow|November 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Everyone knew it, because when the ambulance pulled away from the grandstand, it was not going fast.
A black dude in the grandstand behind Seiler began a funky dance in the aisle, wildly thrashing about in a cream-colored suit.The Great Paul Hemphill Celebrates the Long Gone Birmingham Barons|Paul Hemphill|March 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Before the race she met dignitaries in the grandstand, including Amanda Elliott, the vice chairman of the Victoria Racing Club.
He began his career with NBC as a co-host of the football pre-game show GrandStand.Ann Curry, Meredith Vieira & More: Best ‘Today’ Anchor Signoffs (VIDEO)|Sam Champtaloup|June 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In front of the grandstand stretched a wide, green field, enclosed with a low fence.The Automobile Girls in the Berkshires|Laura Dent Crane
Meanwhile Tom, on the grandstand, was seeing them, and being very proud of his relationship to the Ship o the Fiend.Winona of the Camp Fire|Margaret Widdemer
In the grandstand a group of girls and boys belonging to Riverport had gathered early, having seats adjacent.Fred Fenton on the Track|Allen Chapman
They were in the grandstand, each willing and glad to forget, for the moment, just how weirdly wonderful life was.Bunker Bean|Harry Leon Wilson
A hush fell over the grandstand as the home players took their places on the diamond.Mystery Wings|Roy J. Snell
British Dictionary definitions for grandstand
- a terraced block of seats, usually under a roof, commanding the best view at racecourses, football pitches, etc
- (as modifier)grandstand tickets