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  1. highlightnoun

    To be a highlight of.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. highlight, high spotnoun

    the most interesting or memorable part

    "the highlight of the tour was our visit to the Vatican"

    highlighting, high spot

  2. highlight, highlightingverb

    an area of lightness in a picture

    highlighting, high spot

  3. foreground, highlight, spotlight, play upverb

    move into the foreground to make more visible or prominent

    "The introduction highlighted the speaker's distinguished career in linguistics"

    cozy up, play up, sidle up, suck up, cotton up, spotlight, foreground, shine up

  4. highlightverb

    apply a highlighter to one's cheeks or eyebrows in order to make them more prominent

    "highlight the area above your eyebrows"

    foreground, spotlight, play up

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  1. Todd Nelson:

    Football and all sports are great — great for kids — and yes, they have risks, it’s our responsibility not to abandon these sports, but to increase and highlight education about concussion, which in turn decreases risk.Life itself has risks, and Todd Nelson can get a concussion slipping on Todd Nelson steps.

  2. Stephen Curry:

    In the history of this NBA you could highlight every team that was supposed to win or had the best team and all the different story lines. And 82 games and a full playoff run, a lot can happen, its just a matter of how much you fight and just leave it all out there on the floor. I think the way that we have talked and described this journey and whatnot, I dont think theres ever been a situation where we have taken anything for granted. And thats something I can look back and just hold.

  3. Reggy McDaniel:

    Wow, what a horrible message. How about we build a wall around your store ? Only supported because you are a small business but since you are political and on the wrong side of your customers... You got ta be dumbest most out if touch owners on earth... A few people, however, did express their support for the business and its right to free speech. Looks like I need to start shopping at Macs. He has my support. Freedom of speech people. Stand strong !! Wish I lived closer I would absolutely shop there ! God bless the USA !! FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK FOR MORE FOX LIFESTYLE NEWS Macs Fresh Market owner, Reggy McDaniel, told KALB the message was meant to share Fresh Market owner faith with others. If I used a political message, and Im very aware its political, to highlight Jesus Christ, then Im guilty of it, thats my meaning of the whole thing is are people prepared to go to heaven or are they not. I thought it was a perfect time because everybody is talking about the border, some people want it, some dont want us to have one. The only thing I was shocked about was that its racist. I have never in my life been accused of being a racist, Im 70 years old ; I havent evolved into one.

  4. The Mojica:

    They were really the highlight of the life of the house. You know dogs. Theyre always happy. They always bring life to the house.

  5. Helen Fisher:

    If you have a good credit score, flaunt it, when it comes to dating, a good credit score ups your mate value, helping you win a responsible, long-term partner, more so than some other qualities that online daters might highlight on their profile.

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  • تسليط الArabic
  • ressaltar, llum, marcar, emfasitzar, subratllar, remarcarCatalan, Valencian
  • zvýraznitCzech
  • Höhepunkt, Highlight, hervorheben, beleuchten, markierenGerman
  • enfatizar, resaltar, rizo, marcar, realceSpanish
  • روشن, پررنگ, برجستهPersian
  • tähdentää, kohokohta, korostaa, painottaa, korostusFinnish
  • rehaut, moment le plus marquant, surligner, instant le plus marquant, temps fortFrench
  • मुख्य आकर्षणHindi
  • megjelöl, melír, kiemelHungarian
  • evidenziare, enfatizzare, evento, mettere in evidenzaItalian
  • miramiraMāori
  • hoogtepuntDutch
  • markere, utheve, betoneNorwegian
  • realçar, enfatizarPortuguese
  • [[выдвига́ть]] [[на]] [[пе́рвый]] [[план]], вы́делиться, вы́делить, выделя́ть, подчеркну́ть, [[основно́й]] [[моме́нт]], подчёркивать, [[вы́двинуть]] [[на]] [[пе́рвый]] [[план]], [[све́тлый]] [[уча́сток]], выделя́тьсяRussian
  • наглашавати, истицатиSerbo-Croatian
  • slinga, höjdpunktSwedish
  • முன்னிலைப்படுத்தTamil
  • హైలైట్Telugu
  • 突出Chinese

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