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English definition of “stunt”

stunt

noun [C]     /stʌnt/
DANGER something dangerous that needs great skill , usually done by someone in a film : He always does his own stunts.Production, direction and recording
ATTENTION something that is done to get people's attention : Their marriage was just a cheap publicity stunt.Attention-seeking, distracting and showing off
(Definition of stunt noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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