Definition of photo op in English:

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photo op


chiefly North American
Informal term for photo opportunity.
Example sentences
  • The Americans continue to use the distribution of humanitarian aid as a photo op, leading to unfair distribution of food and water, with the strongest being in a position to steal much of the aid.
  • When a candidate does a photo op in a store or restaurant, I go, have a leisurely lunch and then come back later and ask the proprietor to re-create the whole event as though it were a crime scene.
  • These two saw the religious character as a good photo op.

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