Slang a flashy display intended to confuse, bewilder, or deceive
Origin of razzle-dazzlereduplicated, reduplication of dazzle
- Dazzling excitement.
- Elaborate action or maneuvers designed to deceive an opponent, as in a sports contest.
- Extravagant or showy display, as of technique: a lecture that was more razzle-dazzle than substance.
Origin of razzle-dazzleReduplication of dazzle