Pronunciation: (spek-tak'yu-lur),[key] —adj. 1. of or like a spectacle; marked by or given to an impressive, large-scale display.
2. dramatically daring or thrilling: a spectacular dive from a cliff.
—n. 1. a single television production featuring well-known performers and characterized by elaborate sets, costumes, staging, etc. Cf. special (def. 13).
2. an impressive, large-scale display: another Hollywood spectacular.