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spectacle

 
Noun spectacle has 3 senses
  1. spectacle - something or someone seen (especially a notable or unusual sight); "the tragic spectacle of cripples trying to escape"
    --1 is a kind of
    sight
  2. spectacle - an elaborate and remarkable display on a lavish scale
    --2 is a kind of
    display, presentation
    --2 has particulars: bullfight, corrida; naumachy, naumachia
  3. spectacle - a blunder that makes you look ridiculous; used in the phrase `make a spectacle of' yourself
    --3 is a kind of
    blunder, blooper, bloomer, bungle, foul-up, fuckup, flub, botch, boner, boo-boo
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