Definition of "highlighted" []

  • An area of the lightest tone in a painting, drawing, photograph, etc (noun)
  • The most exciting or memorable part of an event or period of time (noun)
  • A bleached blond streak in the hair (noun)
  • To mark (any brightly illuminated or prominent part of a form or figure) with light tone (verb)
  • To bring notice or emphasis to (verb)
  • To be the highlight of (verb)
  • To produce blond streaks in (the hair) by bleaching (verb)
  • Past participle of highlight (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "highlighted" in a sentence
  • "The early life of this title highlighted the art of Greg LaRocque, Jim Mooney and Marc Silvestri."
  • "Click your results and the document opens in Preview with your search term highlighted, which is quite useful."
  • "This was again highlighted in the recent letter of the Holy Father to the bishops of the world on the matter of the revocation of the excommunications of the four bishops of the Society of Saint Pius X."
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