1 sth done for attention
VERB + STUNT arrange, organize She arranged a publicity stunt to make the public aware of the product. | pull What do you hope to gain by pulling a stunt like that?
PREP. as a ~ They jumped off London Bridge as a publicity stunt.
2 dangerous act
ADJ. dangerous, daredevil | dramatic, spectacular | film
VERB + STUNT carry out, do, perform The actor performed all the stunts himself. | attempt
STUNT + VERB backfire, go wrong
STUNT + NOUN artist, man (also stuntman), woman (also stuntwoman) | driver, pilot, rider