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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 Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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