One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a fanfare announced the arrival of the duchess’
peal of trumpets, flourish, fanfaronade, trumpet call, trumpet blare
archaic trump, tucket
2‘the laying of the foundation stone was greeted with great fanfare’
fuss, commotion, stir, show, showiness, display, ostentation, flashiness, publicity, sensationalism, pageantry, splendour, hubbub, brouhaha
informal ballyhoo, hullabaloo, hype, to-do, pizzazz, razzle-dazzle, glitz, ritziness
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