Try Our Apps


Gobble up these 8 terms for eating

publicity stunt


an event staged to get public attention or for marketing purposes


A publicity stunt is a planned event designed to attract media attention to the promoters, the perpetrators, or their cause.

Word Origin

1908's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014, LLC
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for publicity stunt
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • You can laugh it off as a publicity stunt and get them laughing with you.

    Mother America Sam McClatchie
  • It might be that fellow Trent jumped ashore for some publicity stunt.

Word of the Day

Word Value for publicity

Scrabble Words With Friends