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ˈprɒm ə nəntprom·i·nent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. outstanding, prominent, salient, spectacular, strikingadjective

    having a quality that thrusts itself into attention

    "an outstanding fact of our time is that nations poisoned by anti semitism proved less fortunate in regard to their own freedom"; "a new theory is the most prominent feature of the book"; "salient traits"; "a spectacular rise in prices"; "a striking thing about Picadilly Circus is the statue of Eros in the center"; "a striking resemblance between parent and child"

    Synonyms:
    salient(ip), large, striking, owing(p), dramatic, spectacular, great, salient, outstanding, undischarged, big

    Antonyms:
    inconspicuous, invisible

  2. big, large, prominentadjective

    conspicuous in position or importance

    "a big figure in the movement"; "big man on campus"; "he's very large in financial circles"; "a prominent citizen"

    Synonyms:
    magnanimous, spectacular, bountiful, big, vainglorious, cock-a-hoop, braggy, with child(p), striking, giving, bombastic, grownup, grown, large(p), enceinte, tumid, bounteous, liberal, self-aggrandizing, swelled, handsome, fully grown, braggart(a), bighearted, expectant, heavy(a), great(p), large, bragging(a), bad, freehanded, turgid, heavy(p), big(a), self-aggrandising, salient, boastful, full-grown, openhanded, declamatory, adult, orotund, gravid, big(p), crowing, outstanding

    Antonyms:
    invisible, inconspicuous

Editors Contribution

  1. outstand

    standing out so as to be seen easily; conspicuous; particularly noticeable

    her eyes are her most prominent feature.

    Submitted by rinat on June 5, 2017  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prominentadjective

    Synonyms:
    protuberant, projecting

  2. prominentadjective

    Synonyms:
    conspicuous, eminent, celebrated, distinguished, famous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. prominentadjective

    Synonyms:
    protuberant, conspicuous, salient, eminent, distinguished

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How to use prominent in a sentence?

  1. Mustafa Alani:

    His father was a prominent doctor. (Abadi) is used to living with other communities.

  2. The People Daily:

    Many of the criminal suspects have confirmed that the Fengrui legal firm pursued sensitive cases, and if they were not sensitive or prominent enough, they would think of ways to stir them up.

  3. Curator Boris Kratofil:

    The custom is associated with extremely wealthy families who have played a prominent role in the administrative, social and economic life of the province of Pannonia.

  4. The Ukrainian president:

    The most important thing to do : Big nations ca n’t bluff, number one, and number two, the idea that we would do anything to split NATO, which would be a — have a profound impact on one of — I think prominent impact — on one of Putin’s objectives is to weaken NATO — would be a big mistake.

  5. Jameel Ahmad:

    None have been more prominent in this arena in recent years than Spencer Welch.


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