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English definition of “stunt”

stunt

noun [C] (EXCITING ACTION)    /stʌnt/
an exciting action , usually in a film , that is dangerous or appears dangerous and usually needs to be done by someone skilled : It's a typical action film with plenty of spectacular stunts. Tom Cruise has performed his own stunts for Mission Impossible 2, defying warnings from professionals .Cinema - general words
(Definition of stunt noun (EXCITING ACTION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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