the main seating structure for spectators at a sporting event, etc.
to try to gain the applause or admiration of an audience by or as by making an unnecessarily showy play (grandstand play), as in baseball
- A roofed stand for spectators at a stadium or racetrack.
- The spectators or audience at an event.
intransitive verbgrand·stand·ed, grand·stand·ing, grand·stands
To perform ostentatiously so as to impress an audience.
(third-person singular simple present grandstands, present participle grandstanding, simple past and past participle grandstanded)