Other young men play sports and watch them; Tamim simply bought the spectacles and events themselves.
Here is a large pile of spectacles, a spidery mass of rusted wire-frames and dusty lenses.
On my first day in divorce court the judge peered at me over her spectacles and strongly recommended I stop being so stubborn.
And suicide is just one of the many shocking 4chan spectacles, which range from bullying to stripping to killing pets on camera.
Of course, other recent royal pageants and spectacles have been something of a mixed bag, economically speaking.
Mrs. Gorham glanced up over her spectacles at the circle of faces around the sitting-room table.
Uncle Bill removed his spectacles and polished them deliberately.
"I don't know nothin' about it," pleaded the old man, as he looked over his spectacles at the stern parent.
Mrs. Condiment sighed and wiped her eyes under her spectacles.
Her grandfather threw down his newspaper and laid aside his spectacles.
mid-14c., "specially prepared or arranged display," from Old French spectacle, from Latin spectaculum "a show, spectacle," from spectare "to view, watch," frequentative form of specere "to look at," from PIE *spek- "to observe" (see scope (n.1)).
spectacles spec·ta·cles (spěk'tə-kəlz)