conspicuous

Definitions

0 Vote up! adjective. Easy to notice; obvious.
0 Vote up! adjective. Attracting attention, as by being unusual or remarkable; noticeable. See Synonyms at noticeable.
0 Vote up! adjective. Obvious or easy to notice.
0 Vote up! adjective. Noticeable or attracting attention, especially if unattractive.
0 Vote up! adjective. Open to the view; obvious to the eye; easy to be seen; plainly visible; manifest; attracting the eye.
0 Vote up! adjective. Obvious to the mental eye; easily recognized; clearly defined; notable; prominent; eminent; distinguished.
0 Vote up! others. Open to the view; catching the eye; easy to be seen; manifest.
0 Vote up! others. Obvious to the mind; readily attracting or forcing itself upon the attention; clearly or extensively known, perceived, or understood; striking.
0 Vote up! others. Hence Eminent; notable; distinguished: as, a man of conspicuous talents; a woman of conspicuous virtues.
0 Vote up! others. <strong>Synonyms</strong> Illustrious, eminent, celebrated, remarkable, marked, notable.
0 Vote up! adjective. without any attempt at concealment; completely obvious
0 Vote up! adjective. obvious to the eye or mind

Usage

0 Vote up! “Buffons,” after the title conspicuous on a volume of the Suites a Buffon, [11] which stood on my shelf in the chart room.
0 Vote up! My brother officers were as good fellows as sailors ought to be and generally are, but, naturally, they neither knew nor cared anything about my pursuits, nor understood why I should be so zealous in pursuit of the objects which my friends, the middies, † christened “Buffons,” after the title conspicuous on a volume of the Suites a Buffon, ‡ which stood on my shelf in the chart room.
0 Vote up! In the term conspicuous is included plants that attract general attention.
0 Vote up! "Buffons," after the title conspicuous on a volume of the Suites a Buffon, which stood on my shelf in the chart room.
0 Vote up! "Buffons," after the title conspicuous on a volume of the "Suites a Buffon," which stood on my shelf in the chart-room.

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