beauty pageant

Main Entry:  beauty pageant
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  beauty contest
Example:  My sister and I played "beauty pageant" on the post office steps on Sundays.
Etymology:  1911
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014 Dictionary.com, LLC
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: beauty mark
Next Definition: beauty parlor
Words Near: beauty pageant
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for beauty pageant
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing beauty pageant
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature