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Synonyms for prominence
ˈprɒm ə nənspromi·nence

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. prominencenoun

    the state of being prominent: widely known or eminent

    Synonyms:
    bump, extrusion, hump, excrescence, protuberance, protrusion, swelling, gibbousness, jut, gibbosity, bulge

    Antonyms:
    obscurity

  2. prominencenoun

    relative importance

    Synonyms:
    bump, extrusion, hump, excrescence, protuberance, protrusion, swelling, gibbousness, jut, gibbosity, bulge

    Antonyms:
    obscurity

  3. bulge, bump, hump, swelling, gibbosity, gibbousness, jut, prominence, protuberance, protrusion, extrusion, excrescencenoun

    something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings

    "the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge"; "the hump of a camel"; "he stood on the rocky prominence"; "the occipital protuberance was well developed"; "the bony excrescence between its horns"

    Synonyms:
    swelling, lump, expulsion, protrusion, gibbousness, jut, jutting, intumescence, extrusion, bulge, projection, protuberance, gibbosity, intumescency, bump, blow, puffiness, hump, excrescence

    Antonyms:
    obscurity

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prominencenoun

    Synonyms:
    protuberance, projection, bulge, process

  2. prominencenoun

    Synonyms:
    conspicuousness, eminence, distinction, celebrity

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How to use prominence in a sentence?

  1. Luciano Kliemaschewsk:

    Pearson is happy with our results, brazil has stood out among emerging markets and we've taken on a position of prominence (in the company). We joke that there's no crisis around here.

  2. The King:

    What has taken prominence at the moment is ISIS, Daesh.

  3. Senate Judiciary:

    Not only is Ms. Gupta the first woman of color to ever be nominated to the position, she is the first civil rights attorney ever to be nominated to the position, the third-ranking official in the Justice Department, that's shocking, really. We never have had a former civil rights attorney serving in such a prominent serving in such a position of prominence at Justice Department. In that sense alone, Ms. Gupta would bring a long overdue perspective to our federal law enforcement agency.

  4. Taj George:

    The No. 1 goal is to win and bring prominence back to this university where it belongs.

  5. Colin Angle:

    Maintaining a clean home has taken on greater prominence during this pandemic.


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