Accused the administration of playing to the gallery on the defense issue.
An example of a gallery is a space where local artists show their work.
An example of a gallery is a covered path between two buildings.
The trial featured a gallery of famous and flamboyant witnesses.
- to act in a manner intended to please those in the gallery
- to try to win the approval of the public, esp. in an obvious or showy way
Other Word Forms
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of gallery
- Middle English galerie from Old French from Old North French galilee galilee galilee
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition