prominent

Definitions

0 Vote up! adjective. Projecting outward or upward from a line or surface; protuberant.
0 Vote up! adjective. Immediately noticeable; conspicuous. See Synonyms at noticeable.
0 Vote up! adjective. Widely known; eminent.
0 Vote up! adjective. Standing out, or projecting; jutting; protuberant.
0 Vote up! adjective. Likely to attract attention from its size or position; conspicuous.
0 Vote up! adjective. Eminent; distinguished above others.
0 Vote up! adjective. Standing out, or projecting, beyond the line surface of something; jutting; protuberant; in high relief.
0 Vote up! adjective. Hence; Distinctly manifest; likely to attract attention from its size or position; conspicuous
0 Vote up! adjective. Eminent; distinguished above others.
0 Vote up! others. Standing out beyond the line or surface of something; jutting; protuberant; in high relief: as, a prominent figure on a vase.
0 Vote up! others. In entomology: Raised above the general surface: as, prominent eyes.
0 Vote up! others. Projecting horizontally: as, prominent angles of the prothorax.
0 Vote up! others. Standing out so as to be easily seen; most visible or striking to the eye; conspicuous: as, the figure of a man is prominent in the picture.
0 Vote up! others. Standing out from among the multitude; distinguished above others: as, a prominent citizen.
0 Vote up! others. Eminent, leading.
0 Vote up! noun. A promontory.
0 Vote up! noun. One of certain bombycid moths; a tooth-back or pebble.
0 Vote up! adjective. having a quality that thrusts itself into attention
0 Vote up! adjective. conspicuous in position or importance

Usage

0 Vote up! They were complaining of what they described as a prominent practice, in which these young girls were groomed at a young age to accept to be married to older men.
0 Vote up! They were complaining of what they described as a prominent practice in which these young girls were groomed at a young age to accept to be married to older men.
0 Vote up! India has traditionally been a key ally for Myanmar's (Burma) democratic opposition, most prominent is sure to be none other than Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, who has remained under detention or house arrest for the last 15 of 21 years.
0 Vote up! A popular mode of online advertising is Pay Per Click (PPC), which allows you to obtain prominent page space on search engines.
0 Vote up! Fifty-four percent cite "lack of finances/debt," an issue that is sure to remain prominent as debates about university tuition continue.

Mnemonics

0 Vote up! Its prom night tonight in college..and everyone will notice!!

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0 Vote up! vikashbakrewal added a Mnemonic "Its prom night tonight in college..and everyone will notice!!" 4 years 1 week ago.