exhibitionist exhibitionist  /ˌɛk sə ˈbɪ ʃə nəst/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone with a compulsive desire to expose the genitals
  2. (n) someone who deliberately behaves in such a way as to attract attention

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He was too much the showman, the exhibitionist, in his way the truth teller.
  2. I'm actually not an exhibitionist at all.
  3. If Larry doesn't do something, it's not just his exhibitionist friends who are stuffed.

News

  • Trumpet trio will convene a musical summit at the Blue Room

    Mike Metheny is a poet of his instrument, not the exhibitionist type. And he has chosen two other brass poets, Stan Kessler and Hermon Mehari, to complete the band he calls the Kansas City Trumpet Summit, which appears on Saturday at the Blue Room.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: The Kansas City Star

Quotes

  1. Another close confidant, Peter Mandelson, said: "He's not an exhibitionist when it comes to religion but deep inside him it is very, very important. This is a man who takes a Bible with him wherever he goes and last thing at night he will read from...
    on Nov 24, 2007 By: Peter Mandelson Source: ic Wales

  2. "I'm not worried about cleaning up my image," said Anderson. "You know how you do things, and you don't really know why you're doing them until the end? I don't know why I'm doing this yet. I'm just know I'm an exhibitionist. Some people are...
    on Jul 24, 2008 By: Pamela Anderson Source: Houston Chronicle

  3. "I've never had a problem with nudity, but I don't put it out there without a reason. I'm not an exhibitionist. But, honestly, for my art I'll do anything almost," she said. "I'll go there."
    on Jun 14, 2010 By: Eva Mendes Source: CNN (blog)

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