Someone who seeks to have the attention of the public constantly focused on him- or herself, typically by means of attracting media coverage.
The former actor’s run at politics is seen by many as just another stunt by a publicity hound desperate to keep the spotlight on himself.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
The idiom ‘publicity hound’ means “to deal with a difficult situation without being harmed or damaged”
Example usage of idiom ‘publicity hound’: Newspapers have weathered the storm of online information by providing news online themselves.